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Month: December 2014

Re: [trinity-users] TDEPowersave doesn't report running on battery

From: Dan Youngquist <dan@...>
Date: Fri, 05 Dec 2014 09:27:47 -0800
On 12/05/2014 08:58 AM, Timothy Pearson wrote:
>> TDEPowersave always reports running on AC power, even when running on
>> the battery, and doesn't give the low battery warnings.  This started
>> when I upgraded to R14; it worked fine in 13.2.  It's a big problem
>> because, when runing on battery, the machine just dies with no warning
>> when the battery is dead.
>> This is on an HP laptop running Debian 7 (Wheezy) and R14 from Slavek's
>> repo, updated this morning.
> Does TDE detect your battery (see TDE Control
> Center-->Peripherals-->Hardware Device Manager)?  Let me know if you see a
> battery device; if you do please double-click on it and send a screenshot
> of the popup dialog along with your response.

It sees 2 batteries; the first is apparently the AC adapter.

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