[Nut-upsuser] Is "eaton 5115 UPS" compatible with NUT
kjell.claesson at epost.tidanet.se
Mon Apr 11 18:55:54 UTC 2011
> I'm using ubuntu 10.04 and I'm in the process of buying a ups.
> This is it (eaton 5115 ups) with usb interface
> I had a look at the ups compatibility chart here:
> But I can't find this particular ups listed.
You have to look at Powerware for that one. This is a model
before Eaton marked there series.
And yes it is compatible with the bcmxcp_usb driver.
> I plan to use NUT v. 2.4.3 that I can get from the repositories.
Try to get a new version. I think Ubuntu have the latest.
> I had a look at the manpage for the "bcmxcp_usb" and "usbhid-ups" driver
> According to the manpage, "usbhid-ups" should support "the newer Eaton USB
Yes but not this one.
> So my question is, will this driver work with this ups?
No, you will need to use the bcmxcp-usb driver.
> I have to know before purchasing.
Lycka till med ups'en.
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