[Goodies-dev] xfce4-battery don't update charge level

Ali Abdallah aliov at xfce.org
Tue Mar 17 10:11:59 CET 2009

Andrwe Lord Weber wrote:
> Hi all,
> I'm using xfce4-4.6.0 on Gentoo.
> The panel-plugins xfce4-battery and -power-manager don't update there 
> charging level automatically.
> ACPI is active in the kernel and if I'm reading the state manually 
> with "cat /proc/acpi/battery/BAT0/state" both plugins update thier 
> values.
Not sure if i understand what you exactly mean here, please provide more 

> Although the left time of charging and decharging is to high, e.g. if 
> my battery is fully charged they say I can work for 27 hours.
> xfce4-battery-version: 0.5.1
> xfce4-power-manager-version: 0.6.4
Very strange, at least in the power manager, since we read this 
information from hald, and we don't accept any estimated time greater 
than 8 hours!

> Regards,
> Andrwe

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