Subject: Re: Installing a UPS for a NetBSD server... software and procedures?
To: Gilles Gravier <>
From: Thomas Bieg <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 04/20/2007 10:43:02
I have one of those; works fine with apcupsd via USB.

But forget about the RS232, it will give you only basic power failure
signalling, no statistics/diagnostics or controlled shutdown.

(It is rumored that older models were different at this.)

Sorry for the brief answer, I'm in a hurry, gotta go now.


Gilles Gravier wrote:
> OK... I'm going to try with a BK650EI (CS series) from APC...
> ( )
> It's got USB and RS232 cables, so the RS232 drivers should work direct.