Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 219940
battery icon "empty" when starting laptop on battery
Last modified: 2013-03-05 22:48:26 EST
Description of problem:
Battery load icon is displayed as "Empty" independent of the real value when
starting the laptop on Battery. When hovering with the mouse on the icon the
load % is however shown correct.
The icon changes to the actual battery load correctly once the laptop is plugged
in to A/C power. After unplugging AC again the icon keeps changing correctly
when running on battery.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.start laptop on battery
battery load icon shows empty
battery load icon should show the current battery load
Laptop is a Toshiba Equium M50-192
Can you attach the output of lshal when you have booted please? Thanks.
Created attachment 144745 [details]
lshal output after boot while battery icon is wrongly "empty"
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This bug seems to have been solved in Fedora 7.