[Nut-upsdev] usbhid-ups: shutdown testing needed

Arnaud Quette aquette.dev at gmail.com
Mon Sep 17 14:17:41 UTC 2007

2007/9/15, Arjen de Korte <nut+devel at de-korte.org>:
> To people with APC, CyberPower, Belkin and TrippLite UPS'es and using
> the 'usbhid-ups' driver.
> There are some concerns that the usbhid-ups driver is not acting as it
> is supposed to do. Could you run the following command (as root and with
> the mains plugged) and check if the UPS powers back on automatically?
>         upsmon -c fsd
> I think we should *not* release nut-2.2.1 if we're not confident that
> the above is working as it should. I'm fairly certain that the subdriver
> shutdown() function in all except the MGE subdriver is broken at the moment.

ok, I'll retain the 2.2.1 release until we have enough confidence in this part.
IMO, the APC support should be fine since at least Peter and Charles
have tested it.
For the others, I've no clue.

Ping me back when it's ok.

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