Subject: Re: TrippLite UPS serial driver for NetBSD
To: B. James Phillippe <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 10/27/2001 14:29:54
On Thu, Oct 25, 2001 at 06:20:53PM -0700, B. James Phillippe wrote:
> Hello NetBSD Folk,
> I have a TrippLite OmniSmart 700 UPS with (pseudo) serial port for
> notification of powerfail/etc.  It came with a CD containing various OS
> drivers, including several esoteric UNIX drivers.  I would like to connect
> this UPS to a NetBSD/Alpha system and am wondering if anyone has
> accomplished this - using either TrippLite drivers or OpenSource ones.  If
> I could obtain documentation on the interface, I would be more than happy
> to write a driver if one does not exist.

There are various UPS control softwares in pkgsrc, did you check them ?
most of them seems to live in sysutils/

Manuel Bouyer <>