[Nut-upsuser] APC Smart-UPS 1000

Kevin bakdong at gmail.com
Mon Feb 7 13:22:02 UTC 2011

on 07/02/2011 15:36 Arjen de Korte wrote:
> Citeren Kevin <bakdong at gmail.com>:
> Of course. Do as I asked you and it *will* make a difference.

You could have perhaps made a point of the sudden change to a different 
command. Others also missed this subtlety.

>> I did this with the old working modified hidups driver:
>> # ./hidups -DDD -k /dev/hiddev0
>> Network UPS Tools: HID UPS driver 0.13 (2.0.0)
> Use nut-2.6.0 instead. The above version is too old and I have no idea 
> what variables it supports (and I don't want to take the time finding out).

You miss the point entirely. I am giving you code that works, whereas 
yours does not. Surely a programmers dream.

> The name change of the command is critical here. NUT will use whatever 
> mapping it finds first, so that's the reason I asked you to use 
> 'shutdown.return' for this specific HID path instead. Otherwise the 
> command will never be reached if you call the driver with '-k' and when 
> you run 'shutdown.reboot' it will probably find a different HID path first.

Ok, I'll give this a try too.

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