httppower - communicate with HTTP based power distribution units
httppower [--url URL]
httppower is a helper program for powerman which enables it to
communicate with HTTP based power distribution units. It is run
interactively by the powerman daemon.
-u, --url URL
Set the base URL.
The following commands are accepted at the httppower> prompt:
Authenticate to the base URL with specified user and password,
using ‘‘basic’’ HTTP authentication which sends the user and
password over the network in plain text.
Set the base URL. Overrides the command line option.
Send an HTTP GET to the base URL with the optional URL-suffix
post [URL-suffix] key=val[&key=val]...
Send an HTTP POST to the base URL with the optional URL-suffix
appended, and key-value pairs as argument.
PowerMan was originally developed by Andrew Uselton on LLNL’s Linux
clusters. This software is open source and distributed under the terms
of the GNU GPL.
powerman(1), powermand(8), httppower(8), plmpower(8), vpcd(8),
powerman.conf(5), powerman.dev(5), powerman-devices(7).