Back-UPS garbage? (was: Quick survey -- UPSs on slave nodes?)
drew-list-beowulf at poured.net
Mon Feb 10 15:18:46 PST 2003
<alvin at Maggie.Linux-Consulting.com> writes:
> $40 el cheapo APC for each node...
I assume you're referring to the ``Back-UPS'' line. The only thing
I've found those to be able to support on battery power is my clock
radio, which I could more easily protect with a 9-volt.
Has any one of you actually used these to sustain a PC for any
measurable length of time? I'm not sure at what market this junk
is aimed, perhaps suckers.
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