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).

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:


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 <>
•Daniel Prynych <>


The NUT (Network UPS Tools) home page:

01/09/2024 Network UPS Tools 2.8.1