Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 149797
gnome-applets RPM does not include GNOME Battery Status Applet
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:00 EST
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Description of problem:
The gnome-applets RPM does not include the gnome-battery applet.
rpm -ql gnome-applets | grep -i batt
The "Add To Panel" menu does not list "Battery Status Monitor" (or
anything similar) as an available option.
This is filed as a bug, as the applet appears in the i386 version of
Fedora Core 3.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Click "Add To Panel" after right-clicking on panel.
2. Try to find "Battery Status" or something similar.
3. Realize that it's not there.
Actual Results: The Battery Status applet isn't added to the panel or
listed in the possibilities.
Expected Results: The Battery Status applet should have been an
The applet does exist in the i386 version, but not the x86_64 version.
Yeah, it requires apmd to build and apmd isn't built on x86-64