Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 426550
Gnome battery monitor cannot access acpi from /var/run
Last modified: 2013-03-05 22:54:20 EST
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Description of problem:
After upgrading from kernel-126.96.36.199-63.fc8 to kernel-188.8.131.52-85.fc8, Gnome battery charge monitor no longer starts automatically. When I attempt to "add to panel...", it returns a dialog box complaining about not being able to find a acpi socket in /var/run.
Rebooting the computer using the older kernel fixes the problem, so I must assume that the kernel-184.108.40.206-85.fc8, is broken?
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot into kernel-220.127.116.11-85.fc8.
2. Login to a Gnome desktop.
3. Battery charge monitor fails to appear.
Battery charge monitor fails to appear. See description.
Battery charge monitor should appear.
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