[Nut-upsuser] distinguishing identical multiple usbhid-ups devices

Arjen de Korte nut+users at de-korte.org
Wed Mar 19 07:50:20 UTC 2008

> By browsing on the net I found http://www.usb-server.com/
> it's a USB sharing over ethernet. It could be a viable solution
> that on one PC I have USB hub and this software (and somehow
> configure it to be hubbed-port distinguishable) and via
> ethernet distribute USB ports to the master NUT server running
> on some other machine?

If you're connecting these UPSes to different machines anyway, why don't
you just run a 'upsd' server on them as well? You'd still be able to
control them from one master 'upsmon' process and you don't need
additional hardware.

Best regards, Arjen

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