Subject: Re: Bogus ACPI battery information in recent current
To: Sverre Froyen <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <email@example.com>
Date: 12/15/2007 13:26:15
On Sat, 15 Dec 2007 10:59:30 -0700
Sverre Froyen <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> After a cvs update this morning, envstat reports sensible values for
> the battery and the delays are gone (fixed perhaps by acpi_ec.c
> revision 1.46).
I think I'm still seeing some delays, though I haven't monitored that
closely. I did run 'envstat -i 5' for about 45 minutes, with no
failures of battery charge level or state.
> 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?
--Steve Bellovin, http://www.cs.columbia.edu/~smb