Bug 200570 - (cosmetic) ACPI: superfluous characters in battery info
Summary: (cosmetic) ACPI: superfluous characters in battery info
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel
Version: rawhide
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Kernel Maintainer List
QA Contact: Brian Brock
URL:
Whiteboard:
Keywords:
Depends On:
Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2006-07-28 18:07 UTC by Jurgen Kramer
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Last Closed: 2006-08-30 17:43:30 UTC


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gnome powermanager screenshot (159.89 KB, image/png)
2006-07-28 18:07 UTC, Jurgen Kramer
no flags Details

Description Jurgen Kramer 2006-07-28 18:07:31 UTC
Created attachment 133255 [details]
gnome powermanager screenshot

Comment 1 Jurgen Kramer 2006-07-28 18:07:31 UTC
Description of problem:
(ACPI) cat /proc/acpi/battery/BAT0/info shows superfluous characters which also
show up in the gnome-powermanager

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
2.6.17-1.2462.fc6 (also happened with 'older' versions)

How reproducible:
always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Select Information->Device Information->More in the gnome power manager
2.
3.
  
Actual results:
[kramer@macbook ~]$ cat /proc/acpi/battery/BAT0/info 
present:                 yes
design capacity:         50200 mWh
last full capacity:      50950 mWh
battery technology:      rechargeable
design voltage:          10950 mV
design capacity warning: 250 mWh
design capacity low:     100 mWh
capacity granularity 1:  10 mWh
capacity granularity 2:  10 mWh
model number:            ASMB013vvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvv
serial number:           
battery type:            LION013vvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvv
OEM info:                DPON013vvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvvv


Expected results:
No additional 'v' characters

Additional info:
This is on a Apple MacBook

Comment 2 Jurgen Kramer 2006-08-30 17:43:30 UTC
Fixed in newer kernels.

[kramer@macbook ~]$ cat /proc/acpi/battery/BAT0/info 
present:                 yes
design capacity:         50200 mWh
last full capacity:      51790 mWh
battery technology:      rechargeable
design voltage:          10950 mV
design capacity warning: 250 mWh
design capacity low:     100 mWh
capacity granularity 1:  10 mWh
capacity granularity 2:  10 mWh
model number:            ASMB013
serial number:           
battery type:            LION013



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