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

Kris Jordan nut.kj at sagebrushnetworks.com
Thu Feb 14 01:08:37 UTC 2013

Kilian Röhner wrote, On 2/13/2013 4:13 PM:
>> Even if you run the driver as root, it drops privileges unless otherwise specified.
>> /path/to/usbhid-ups -u root -a ups_name -DD
> ok, now something is happening (see below). The last lines just keep
> repeating (with -DD). But honestly, i have no clue what all this
> means... :-)

Looks about normal to me (not sure if those unknown info types are a 
concern), once the driver finishes all its pre-initialization, it goes 
into a polling loop.

> I let it run for 1 minute or so... is it supposed to terminate at some
> point?

^C when you're done.

>     0.390554     Found HID device
>     0.390581     Detected a UPS: IBM/IBM 6000VA/5600W Rack HV UPS

Now try without explore, but with vendor still set and see if the driver 
will start normally.

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