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1 There are 2 *much* better powerd's than the one that is included as
2 an example with sysvinit. The powerd.c in this distribution is just ment
3 as a programming example, not to be used in a real life situation.
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5 1. GENPOWERD.
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7 This is a powerd written by Tom Webster <webster@kaiwan.com>. It's a
8 nice package, you can find info at http://www.kaiwan.com/~webster/genpower.html
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10 2. POWERD-2.0.
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12 This is another powerd, written by rubini@ipvvis.unipv.it (Alessandro Rubini).
13 The main advantage over genpowerd is that it can signal other machines over
14 the network.
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16 This LSM may be out of date. Please check if a newer version exists.
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18 Begin3
19 Title: powerd
20 Version: 2.0
21 Entered-date: Sep 26 1995
22 Description: A daemon to shut down and up computers connected to ups's.
23 Network-aware: server-mode and client-mode allowed.
24 Keywords: ups, powerd, init
25 Author: Alessandro Rubini (based on Miquel van Smoorenburg's work).
26 Maintained-by: rubini@ipvvis.unipv.it (Alessandro Rubini)
27 Primary-site: sunsite.unc.edu /pub/Linux/system/UPS/powerd-2.0.tar.gz
28 25kB powerd-2.0.tar.gz
29 1kB powerd-2.0.lsm
30 Alternate-site:
31 Original-site: iride.unipv.it /pub/linux
32 25kB powerd-2.0.tar.gz
33 1kB powerd-2.0.lsm
34 Platform: Linux. Porting is foreseeable.
35 Copying-policy: GPL
36 End