Subject: Re: ups software
To: Ron Roskens <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/14/1999 14:25:22
On Mon, Sep 13, 1999 at 03:34:04PM -0500, Ron Roskens wrote:
> I've been looking into another apc upsd.
> This one seems to be a bit more advanced than the FreeBSD upsd. Its
> supposed to handle all the APC UPSs. It even has support for a network
> side for the UPSs. This way any box connected to the UPS can talk to a
> master which is connected via the serial cable to the UPS.
> I haven't tried it under NetBSD yet.

This is the one I use (well, tried to - lack of time, my machines still
don't have automatic shutdown :(

I've just put a tar file of the pkgsrc for it in
Just extract it in /usr/pkgsrc, it should work. Please report success/failures.

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.