Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 115921
Kernel 2.6.1 (Fedora) is not useable with KDE battery monitor
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:36 EST
I am unable to use the battery monitor in KDE-3.2 with
The problem is solved by recompiling and installing kernel-2.6.2.
With the old kernel, does anything happen if you run:
chmod 644 /proc/acpi/event
I've rebooted into the 2.6.1 kernel after having booted on the 2.6.2 and
the problem seems to have corrected itself.
But just FYI the permissions for /proc/acpi/event is 400 (root owner)
OK, if it works for you now...