Subject: Re: Bogus ACPI battery information in recent current
To: Steven M. Bellovin <>
From: Sverre Froyen <>
List: current-users
Date: 12/15/2007 12:01:30
On Saturday 15 December 2007, Steven M. Bellovin wrote:
> On Sat, 15 Dec 2007 10:59:30 -0700
> Sverre Froyen <> wrote:
> > There is a (minor) remaining issue in that the AC adaptor is reported
> > as ON (present) even when I disconnect it.
> Hmm -- does estd notice that it's disconnected?

I'm not running estd but it looks like powerd should have noticed.  It does 
not.  Neither does KDE.  The only indication is beeps from the computer (on 
disconnect and reconnect) which I think come from the hardware or firmware.  
This used to work.