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Bug 73472 - battstat-applet-2 lacks ACPI support
battstat-applet-2 lacks ACPI support
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: gnome-applets (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Mark McLoughlin
Mike McLean
: MoveUpstream, Triaged
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Reported: 2002-09-04 23:37 EDT by Damien Miller
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:46 EDT (History)
1 user (show)

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Last Closed: 2002-12-19 21:51:10 EST
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Description Damien Miller 2002-09-04 23:37:45 EDT
Description of Problem:

The battstat-applet-2 does not seem to be able to read battery/AC status
information for ACPI

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How Reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Build and install a kernel with ACPI and no APM support
2. Add a battstat-applet-2 to the gnome panel

Actual Results:

An applet containing no charge information and a red exclamation mark

Expected Results:

An applet displaying a more or less discharged battery
Comment 2 Havoc Pennington 2002-12-19 21:51:10 EST
Seems well in hand on gnome.org. We'll get a new gnome-applets before the next 
release containing any fixes. (not quite in rawhide, but will be shortly.)

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