[Nut-upsuser] New UPS, upsdrvctl report

Charles Lepple clepple at gmail.com
Mon Dec 1 04:05:39 UTC 2014

On Nov 29, 2014, at 10:20 AM, Bill Ezell <wje at quackers.net> wrote:

> Per the message printed by upsdrvctl:
> upsdrvctl start
> Network UPS Tools - UPS driver controller 2.6.3
> Network UPS Tools - Generic HID driver 0.35 (2.6.3)
> USB communication driver 0.31
> This TrippLite device (09ae:3016) is not (or perhaps not yet) supported
> by usbhid-ups. Please make sure you have an up-to-date version of NUT.

From this error message, it seems that you are using NUT 2.6.3, and support for this UPS was added in 2.7.1.

> If this does not fix the problem, try running the driver with the
> '-x productid=3016' option.

The suggestion in the error message applies, although you may need to either run the driver as root, or add an entry for this UPS in the udev files (exact details will depend on your Linux variant).

Charles Lepple
clepple at gmail

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