[Nut-upsuser] Re: APC Back-UPS ES 500 and Red Hat 7.3
greg at gulik.org
Mon Aug 8 14:37:57 UTC 2005
Thanks. I find it odd that my old Belkin USB UPS worked just fine with
this same system.
Anyway, after some contortions I compiled nut 2.0.2 with newhidups on
this system. However now newhidups isn't able to detect this UPS:
[root at server bin]# dmesg | grep -i ups
hiddev0: USB HID v1.10 Joystick [APC Back-UPS ES 500 FW:801.e5.D USB
FW:e5] on usb1:2.0
[root at server bin]# ./newhidups -D /dev/usb/hid/hiddev0
Network UPS Tools: New USB/HID UPS driver 0.23 (2.0.2)
debug level is '1'
No USB/HID UPS found
However when I then try hidups on the same device it seems to find it:
[root at server bin]# ./hidups /dev/usb/hid/hiddev0
Network UPS Tools: HID UPS driver 0.13 (2.0.0)
Warning: This is an experimental driver.
Some features may not function correctly.
Detected APC Back-UPS ES 500 FW:801.e5.D USB FW:e5
on port /dev/usb/hid/hiddev0
arnaud.quette at mgeups.com wrote:
> Hi Greg,
>>I also noticed that even with debugging hidups doesn't display anything
>>other than what's above even after restart upsd and attempting to query
>>the UPS with upsc.
> I've a Debian bug logged about this:
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Greg Gulik http://www.gulik.org/greg/
greg @ gulik.org
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