Ivan Carey wrote: > Hello, > How do I setup FreeBSD 6.2 to allow a UPS to shutdown a system via a > USB port. > > I may be using a Powerware UPS, I'm not sure which one yet. > > Thanks, > Ivan > As others said, if you get an APC then apcupsd works flawlessly. I am using it myself on both Linux and FreeBSD. If you do buy something else though, have a look at
/usr/ports/sysutils/nut This is the network ups tools program that supports a variety of UPSes and is very configurable. Have a look at their website and see if it supports your intended model. I have not used the BSD port myself, but I am using it with a cheap mustek ups on Linux and it works without problems. Manolis _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"