nutscan_scan_eaton_serial (3) - Linux Man Pages

nutscan_scan_eaton_serial: Scan serial ports for Eaton devices (XCP, SHUT and Q1).

NAME

nutscan_scan_eaton_serial - Scan serial ports for Eaton devices (XCP, SHUT and Q1).

SYNOPSIS

#include <nut-scan.h>

nutscan_device_t * nutscan_scan_eaton_serial(const char* ports_list);

DESCRIPTION

The nutscan_scan_eaton_serial() function tries to detect NUT devices which are compatible with Eaton's serial device protocols (SHUT, XCP and Q1 (aka blazer)). ports_list is a NULL terminated array of pointers to strings containing serial device name (/dev/ttyS0, COM1, /dev/ttya...)

You MUST call nutscan_init(3) before using this function.

RETURN VALUE

The nutscan_scan_eaton_serial() function returns a pointer to a nutscan_device_t structure containing all found devices or NULL if an error occurs or no device is found.