Subject: Re: APC Back-UPS XS 1500
To: Manuel Bouyer <>
From: Dan McMahill <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 06/01/2004 20:43:17
On Tue, Jun 01, 2004 at 11:37:23PM +0200, Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> 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 :)

Do you have a USB UPS to try on?  If not, I can try it if you send me