[Nut-upsdev] Looking for examples of var TYPE descriptions

Roger Price roger at rogerprice.org
Thu Sep 2 10:50:02 BST 2021

On Wed, 1 Sep 2021, Glen Bakeman via Nut-upsdev wrote:

> I'm currently trying to understand the implementation of get_type in netget.c, 
> specifically how more complex variable types (such as ENUMs or RANGEs) are 
> represented by text. On my own UPS, it doesn't seem to have anything more 
> complicated than a number or string (or UNKNOWN).
> It looks like it would be theoretically possible for a var to show as enum OR 
> range AND string OR number, is that true?

Have a look at section 4.2.4 GET at


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