[Nut-upsuser] IBM 6000 VA LCD 4U Rack UPS

Kris Jordan nut.kj at sagebrushnetworks.com
Wed Feb 13 22:42:08 UTC 2013

Kilian Röhner wrote, On 2/13/2013 2:03 PM:
>> Made by Eaton?
>> http://powerquality.eaton.com/ibm/EMEA/Products/UPS-systemx.asp
> that is the one (at least the picture looks the same, not sure if its
> really made by eaton though - manufacturer is IBM).

UPS re-branding is pretty common from what I've heard.

>> Try the usbhid-ups driver.
> i did and set port = auto. Unfortunately, upsdrvctl said:
> # upsdrvctl start
> Network UPS Tools - UPS driver controller 2.6.4
> Network UPS Tools - Generic HID driver 0.37 (2.6.4)
> USB communication driver 0.31
> No matching HID UPS found
> Driver failed to start (exit status=1)

lsusb, so we can see the UPS ID.

Run the driver by itself with -D's (up to 5 of them)

usbhid-ups -a ups_name -DD

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