After some more error messages I realized that /var/run is linked to /run which in turn is a tmpfs. So it all makes perfect sense and this but is none. I apologize for the noise!
** Changed in: nut (Ubuntu) Status: New => Invalid -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1763760 Title: Directory /var/run/nut is not created To manage notifications about this bug go to: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/nut/+bug/1763760/+subscriptions -- ubuntu-bugs mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-bugs