[Nut-upsuser] APC Smart UPS C1000

Daniel O'Connor doconnor at gsoft.com.au
Wed Sep 5 22:47:40 UTC 2012

On 05/09/2012, at 23:58, cmb991 at comcast.net wrote:
> 1. Does it show up in dmesg, or when you run usbconfig? (pfsense is based on FreeBSD right?)
> 2. What version of NUT do you have installed?
> Running 'upsc -h' should show the version, eg..
> [midget 10:55] ~ >upsc -h         
> Network UPS Tools upsc 2.6.4-Unversioned directory
> usage: upsc -l | -L [<hostname>[:port]]
> <snip>
> My Response Was:
> 1. The only thing that shows up is when I enable it, it sends a broadcasted message saying that it can't find the UPS.
> 2. On pfSense, the versions of the packages are listed.  This is the version on mine.  Version 2.2.2_5 pkg 1.4.
> [2.0.1-RELEASE][admin at host.domain.org]/root(2): upsc -h
> Network UPS Tools upsc 2.2.2
> Where do you see the other two questions?  And which one of these did I not answer right?

I asked if pfSense was FreeBSD based, you said OpenBSD but it's really based on FreeBSD (and it makes a difference especially for USB related matters).

Can you paste the output of dmesg and usbconfig with the UPS connected please?

Daniel O'Connor software and network engineer
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