[Nut-upsuser] MGE Ellipse USB cable config ?

Charles Lepple clepple at gmail.com
Sun Oct 14 13:43:24 UTC 2007

On 10/13/07, Derk-Jan Hartman <d.hartman at student.utwente.nl> wrote:
> On 13-okt-2007, at 21:07, Arjen de Korte wrote:
> > Why don't you use a USB-to-serial adapter? For around €15 you
> > should be
> > able to pick one up at your favorite hardware store and use the serial
> > cable you already have.
> Well mostly because I have heard varying results on that from Apple
> Mac users with APC models. I'm not really sure how well this solution
> works. And then there is the fact that I would simply like to know of
> course :D

Generally speaking, you shouldn't have any trouble using a Keyspan
USB-to-RS232 adapter on a Mac. The Keyspan drivers seem to be
well-written, and the "PDA adapters" (USA-19, USA-19W - I think) can
often be bought inexpensively on eBay.

> I hope someone else has an answer to my last question (pinout).

Have you tried contacting MGE directly?

- Charles Lepple

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