Bug 1027269 - xfce4-power-manager reports wrong battery status
xfce4-power-manager reports wrong battery status
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xfce4-power-manager (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Christoph Wickert
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2013-11-06 08:00 EST by Peter Hatina
Modified: 2016-05-31 21:32 EDT (History)
4 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2015-02-11 21:36:59 EST
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Description Peter Hatina 2013-11-06 08:00:34 EST
Description of problem:
When running a system with 2 batteries, ac adaptor disconnected, and one becomes empty, xfce4-power-manager shows charging icon on the empty battery, which is apparently wrong.

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How reproducible:
Run a system with 2 batteries connected, adaptor disconnected and discharge one battery to 0%.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Unplug adaptor from the computer
2. Discharge one battery to 0%
3. See wrong icon in tray bar

Actual results:
Totaly empty battery is reported by xfce4-power-manager as being charged -- adaptor is disconnected.

Expected results:
Report battery status as empty.

Additional info:
Upstream bug report with working fix https://bugzilla.xfce.org/show_bug.cgi?id=10376
Comment 1 Peter Hatina 2014-03-10 05:41:46 EDT
Any news about this?
Comment 2 Christoph Wickert 2014-03-12 04:35:32 EDT
If there are no news from upstream, there are no news downstream either. Sorry.
Comment 3 Peter Hatina 2014-03-18 04:48:19 EDT
How about fixing this issue in Fedora?
Comment 4 Mukundan Ragavan 2014-06-13 14:27:52 EDT
Hi Peter, could you please try this build of xfce4-power-manager and see if it works?

Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2014-10-01 23:13:50 EDT
xfce4-power-manager-1.4.1-3.fc21 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 21.
Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2014-10-10 12:09:27 EDT
xfce4-power-manager-1.4.1-3.fc21 has been pushed to the Fedora 21 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 7 Mukundan Ragavan 2015-02-11 21:36:59 EST

If the issue persists, please feel free to reopen the bug report. Thanks.

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