Bug 741249

Summary: ipad requires support program to avoid "not charging"
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: John Heidemann <johnh>
Component: libimobiledeviceAssignee: Peter Robinson <pbrobinson>
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Version: 15CC: bnocera, dennis, harald, jonathan, kay, pbrobinson
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Description John Heidemann 2011-09-26 11:47:59 UTC
Description of problem:
Plug in an ipad2 to the usb port.
Watch in sadness is it reports "not charging" because
Fedora's won't give the usb port enough power to charge.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
I'm filing this against udev because the fix involves a udev rule
and it's not clear there's a generic "please support my hardware" component.
Please redirect.

How reproducible:
every time

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Plug in ipad2
2. ipad reports "not charging"
3. The birds: they are so angry, but then they just go black
as the ipad dies.
  
Actual results:
ipad won't charge

Expected results:
ipad charges

Additional info:
There is a fix at

http://ubuntuguide.net/how-to-charge-ipad-on-ubuntu-linux-via-usb-ports

http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1504845

where a small utility puts the usb port into high power,
and a udev rule triggers this automatically
(please note the ipad2 fix requiring SYSFS{idProduct}=="129f"

Does it make sense to add this fix to fedora?

Comment 1 Harald Hoyer 2011-09-26 12:33:59 UTC
not a udev bug... create the rpm "ipad_charge" and the udev rules there...

Comment 2 Peter Robinson 2011-09-26 15:07:51 UTC
I believe support for this is going to be in an upstream release soon.

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