[Nut-upsuser] Zigor on Mac Os X

Charles Lepple clepple at gmail.com
Wed Sep 26 11:23:08 UTC 2012

On Sep 26, 2012, at 2:38 AM, Manuel Wolfshant wrote:

> On 09/26/2012 09:19 AM, Mark Burton wrote:
>> I'm loading just the driver…
>> it kind-of-works…
>> One minor problem - the zigor 650 unit I have seems to fail if my iMac is drawing too much power. Basically, if the screen brightness is turned up, then the thing fails to go onto battery mode (presumably sensing the high power draw as an error). Net result - the whole thing is a bit of a pain….
>    Just a bystander's note: at 650 VA / 360W the unit really should be able to power any modern PC,

Not sure which iMac Mark has, but a few of them have power consumption in that neighborhood:


>    To cut it short: IMHO that zigor unit is either defective or a piece of junk with overrated capabilities.

That was my thought when I found out that they were using an invalid vendor ID of 0001, but I was trying to give it a chance...

Charles Lepple
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