[Nut-upsuser] How can I setup Ubuntu 7.04 feisty + Udev + Nut + Unitek Ups (megatec) + Usb ????

Carlos Rodrigues cefrodrigues at mail.telepac.pt
Fri Sep 21 22:40:01 UTC 2007

On 9/21/07, Sébastien CRAMATTE <s.cramatte at wanadoo.fr> wrote:
> I've got an Unitek UPS (650ipE) that use megatec driver ...
> I'm running Ubuntu 7.04  with a 2.6.20 kernel  and   nut 2.0.5-1 package
> Ubuntu by default use Udev and "hid", "usbhid", "evdev" kernel modules
> are loaded automatically
> The UPS is detected on system level but "upsdrvctl"  can't access  to
> the device ...

The megatec driver only supports UPSes connected through the serial
port, not USB. If you have a serial port available and your UPS also
has this kind of connection, it should work though.

For USB, the megatec_usb driver available in NUT 2.2.0 may support your UPS.

Carlos Rodrigues

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