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Bug 490682 - unplugging ac from laptop makes power manager act up
unplugging ac from laptop makes power manager act up
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-power-manager (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Richard Hughes
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2009-03-17 12:16 EDT by jeremy boyd
Modified: 2009-12-18 04:02 EST (History)
3 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2009-12-18 04:02:40 EST
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video of the laptop shutting down. the video starts right before ac power is unplugged. (841.87 KB, application/octet-stream)
2009-03-17 12:16 EDT, jeremy boyd
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Description jeremy boyd 2009-03-17 12:16:03 EDT
Created attachment 335543 [details]
video of the laptop shutting down. the video starts right before ac power is unplugged.

Description of problem: i'm using kernel in fedora 10. my computer is an hp pavilion dv7 notebook model pavilion dv7-1174ca. when the computer has been booted and is running on ac power and i unplug the computer from the ac source the power manager icon in my notification area disappears after several minutes. also, if i try to shut down with either my power button or the shut down option in the system menu it takes about 2 minutes for the shutdown dialogue to appear. when it does appear the suspend and hibernation options are not visible. after this shut down proceeds as expected. if ac power is reconnected the power manager icon does not re-appear and shutdowns continue to be slow

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): Power Manager 2.24.4

How reproducible: always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. connect ac power
2. boot laptop
3. disconnect ac power after logging in
4. attempt to shut down
Actual results: computer takes several minutes to reach shut down dialogue and hibernation and suspend options are not visible

Expected results: instant apearance of shut down dialogue with all options visible

Additional info:
Comment 1 Jarod Wilson 2009-03-17 12:53:09 EDT
Wrong component.
Comment 2 jeremy boyd 2009-03-17 13:32:38 EDT
(In reply to comment #1)
> Wrong component.  

is this a kernel issue?
Comment 3 Jarod Wilson 2009-03-17 13:45:20 EDT
(In reply to comment #2)
> (In reply to comment #1)
> > Wrong component.  
> is this a kernel issue?  

Don't know. But its definitely not a powerman problem, which is the component you originally filed this and another bug under (powerman is a utility for managing switched power distribution units). I believe you meant gnome-power-manager. From there, could turn out to be a kernel thing, dunno.
Comment 4 Richard Hughes 2009-08-20 07:37:39 EDT
Still happens with F11?
Comment 5 Bug Zapper 2009-11-18 04:55:16 EST
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Comment 6 Bug Zapper 2009-12-18 04:02:40 EST
Fedora 10 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2009-12-17. Fedora 10 is 
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