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Wed Dec 10 08:32:44 UTC 2008

        driver = megatec
        port = /dev/ttyS0
        desc = "Patriot UPS powering moha-gateway"

# upsdrvctl -DDDD start patriot
Network UPS Tools - UPS driver controller 2.2.2
Starting UPS: patriot
exec: /lib/nut/megatec -a patriot
Network UPS Tools 2.2.2 - Megatec protocol driver 1.5.14 [megatec]
Carlos Rodrigues (c) 2003-2008

Megatec protocol UPS not detected.
Driver failed to start (exit status=1)

Any help is much appreciated.


On Tue, Dec 16, 2008 at 10:27 PM, Kjell Claesson
<kjell.claesson at> wrote:
> Den Tuesday 16 December 2008 15.48.48 skrev Sudirikku Mohanjith:
>> Hi,
> Hi Mohanjith,
>> I cannot find Mustek drivers or PowerMust drivers that support Mustek
>> UPSes in the NUT source. Looking at the source I see that mustek is
>> added to svn:ignore. Could I know where I can get either driver or
>> know why they were removed form the source?
> The source was full of drivers for the megatec protocol, so the mustek and
> powermust is dropped. Now it is supported by the megatec driver.
>> Please help me, I have a Mustek UPS that used to work on Fedora but no
>> longer on Debian for the obvious reason of not having any of the
>> mustek drivers.
> Test the megatec driver.
> /Kjell

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