Provided by: nut_2.0.3-4build1_i386
bcmxcp - Driver for UPS’es supporting the BCM/XCP protocol
This man page only documents the hardware‐specific features of the
bcmxcp driver. For information about the core driver, see
This driver should recognize all BCM/XCP-compatible UPS’es. It has
been developed and tested on Powerware PW5115 and PW9120 hardware.
This driver supports the following optional settings in the
The number of seconds that the UPS should wait between receiving
the shutdown command (OB LB) and actually shutting off.
Communication speed for the UPS. If this is set to 9600, it try
to connect to the UPS on 9600bps. If it fails to communicate, it
go into baudhunting. It start at 1200 and up to 19200. If it
succeed it tell you the speed it connect with. If not included
in the config it default’s to baudhunting.
DEFAULT VALUES FOR THE EXTRA ARGUMENTS
shutdown_delay = 180
baud_rate = none
This driver supports the following Instant Commands:
Turn off the load and return when power is back.
Turn off the load and remain off.
Start a battery test.
Report UPS alarm status
BCM/XCP supports reporting a wide range of UPS alarm conditions.
Report UPS statistics informations
BCM/XCP supports reporting of UPS statistics data.
Tore Ørpetveit <email@example.com>
The core driver:
The NUT (Network UPS Tools) home page: http://www.networkupstools.org/
Thu Sep 29 2005 BCMXCP(8)