I have a SmartUPS that I would like to connect to my FreeBSD 4.0 box.
Does anyone have any advice as to the best way to do it? Or can you
point me in the direction of some help?
Or just go straight to http://www.exploits.org/nut/ (NUT = Network UPS
Tools) which is probably what you're after ...
I use upsmon (/usr/ports/sysutils/upsmon) with my SmartUPS 620...Quote:>I have a SmartUPS that I would like to connect to my FreeBSD 4.0 box.
>Does anyone have any advice as to the best way to do it? Or can you
>point me in the direction of some help?
Just connect the serial cable that comes with the UPS to one of your serial
ports, tell upsmon which serial port you hooked the UPS up to, and you're
all set. The default shutdown timer is set to 5 minutes, but you can set
this manually in the config file.
I'm using: SuSE Linux 7.2
+ compaq proliant ml 350
+ compaq 1000h ups
How do I setup a "Compaq 1000H UPS" with SuSE Linux 7.2?
Please do not direct me to
http://www.linux.org/docs/ldp/howto/UPS-HOWTO.html (it was chinese for me)
I have also tried: http://sdb.suse.de/de/sdb/html/tdenis_smartups.html
Here is info about the compaq 1000h ups, for those who might help me:
Many many thanks
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