victronups man page

victronups — Driver for IMV/Victron UPS unit Match, Match Lite, NetUps


This man page only documents the hardware-specific features of the the victronups driver. For information about the core driver, see nutupsdrv(8).

Supported Hardware

The victronups driver should recognize all Victron models that use a serial protocol at 1200 bps. These include Match Lite, Match and the NetUps line.

The Match Lite line may only report a handful of variables. This is usually not a bug - they just don’t support anything else.


If your Victron cable is broken or missing, use this diagram to build a clone:


Extra Arguments

This driver supports the following optional setting in the ups.conf(5):


Set model name


Set delay before shutdown on UPS


The protocol for this UPS is not officially documented.


Radek Benedikt <benedikt@lphard.cz>, Daniel Prynych <Daniel.Prynych@hornet.cz>

See Also

The core driver


Internet resources

The NUT (Network UPS Tools) home page: http://www.networkupstools.org/

Referenced By

nutupsdrv(8), upsd(8).

Explore man page connections for victronups(8).

Network UPS Tools 2.7.3 12/29/2015