Subject: Re: reboot due to critical battery level
To: Matthew Mondor <>
From: Jared D. McNeill <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 12/20/2007 11:51:47
On Thu, 20 Dec 2007, Matthew Mondor wrote:
> Can't the low battery threshold also be configured though?  If so it
> might make sense with 5% or so power (my laptop can remain suspended
> for days with 5% battery, in fact I set its BIOS to do it as needed
> (and use APM rather than ACPI with it on NetBSD).  So I can plug the
> AC and resume operations without losing state.

The envstat man page shows how to do change this threshold.