USB UPS under fbsd

Matthew Seaman m.seaman at
Sun Oct 27 23:07:55 GMT 2002

On Sun, Oct 27, 2002 at 09:00:10PM +0000, Dimitris wrote:
> Does anyone know if its possible to read data out of a USB ups?
> I'm using an APC Back-UP Pro, which connects via a USB cable
> to my server. Its recognised as a usb device by the kernel and
> its assigned a dev entry.

According to,
apcupsd has USB support after version 3.9.8.  That would seem to be
support for USB under Linux: no idea if it would work on FBSD.

Seems the version in Ports is only at 3.8.5



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