APC Back-UPS XS 650CI & apcupsd

Installation

aptitude install apcupsd

Configuration

In the default /etc/apcupsd/apcupsd.conf disable the DEVICE entry in line 90:

# DEVICE /dev/ttyS0

Restart daemon systemctl restart apcupsd and check working connection with apcaccess status.

Usage

  • Reset battery date with apctest (stop apcupsd before) with View/Change battery date
  • Change alarm behaviour with apctest (stop apcupsd before) with View/Change alarm behavior
  • Replacement battery type: APCRBC110