Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 104059
Wrong symbol in battstat-applet (ACPI)
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:57:28 EDT
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Description of problem:
When using a laptop running on AC power without any batteries inserted, the
Battery Charge Monitor applet displays an exclamation mark ("!") sign, which
indicates a low battery power warning. It does not detect AC power (which would
be represented by a plug symbol). The patch attached below should fix this.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Let ACPI-based laptop run on AC power.
2. Remove all batteries.
3. Add Battery Charge Monitor to panel.
Actual Results: An exclamation mark ("!") sign is displayed next to the battery
Expected Results: A plug symbol should be displayed.
Created attachment 94330 [details]
Patch to fix the bug above.
Should be sure to report this to bugzilla.gnome.org as well, so the patch is
included in the mainline GNOME sources.
It's in GNOME Bugzilla now:
Fixed in Fedora Core according to the upstream bug