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.Dd October 25, 2005
.Dt IOUPSD 8
.Os Darwin
.Sh NAME
.Nm ioupsd
.Nd daemon to track UPS state
.Sh DESCRIPTION
.Nm
monitors UPS's.  PowerManagement's configd plugin automatically launches
.Nm
whenever a UPS is connected to the system. Most HID-compliant USB UPS's
are supported at a basic level by OS X; further support must be provided
by manufacturers.  If a UPS is unsupported, OS X will not automatically
launch
.Ns Nm .
.Sh LOCATION
.Pa /usr/libexec/ioupsd
.Sh SEE ALSO
.Xr pmset 1 ,
.Xr upsshutdown(8)