Bug 73472

Summary: battstat-applet-2 lacks ACPI support
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: Damien Miller <djm>
Component: gnome-appletsAssignee: Mark McLoughlin <markmc>
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE QA Contact: Mike McLean <mikem>
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Version: 8.0CC: mrproper
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Hardware: i386   
OS: Linux   
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Description Damien Miller 2002-09-04 23:37:45 EDT
Description of Problem:

The battstat-applet-2 does not seem to be able to read battery/AC status
information for ACPI

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
gnome-applets-2.0.1-5

How Reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Build and install a kernel with ACPI and no APM support
2. Add a battstat-applet-2 to the gnome panel

Actual Results:

An applet containing no charge information and a red exclamation mark

Expected Results:

An applet displaying a more or less discharged battery
Comment 2 Havoc Pennington 2002-12-19 21:51:10 EST
Seems well in hand on gnome.org. We'll get a new gnome-applets before the next 
release containing any fixes. (not quite in rawhide, but will be shortly.)