Subject: Re: APC Back-UPS XS 1500
To: Dan McMahill <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 06/01/2004 23:37:23
On Tue, Jun 01, 2004 at 07:53:02AM -0400, Dan McMahill wrote:
> I looked at both recently.  The USB support is linux specific.  It
> looked like if you were someone who was familiar with USB and NetBSD's
> usb drivers it wouldn't take much to port apcupsd at least.  Unfortunately
> I'm not familiar with either USB or NetBSD's usb drivers.

I got apcupsd-3.10.13 compiled with --enable-usb, but I didn't try it.
Unfortunably, it doesn't compile without threads, and doesn't run with
pth on 1.6.2, so it's stalled for now.
I just hope someone will have --without-threads working again for 3.10.14 :)

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference