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Re: what to do when gnome power manager shows wrong battery capacity?



Here is the info from 2 year oly HP Compaq nx9030:

# cat /proc/acpi/battery/BAT0/info
present:                 yes
design capacity:         6000 mAh
last full capacity:      2784 mAh
battery technology:      rechargeable
design voltage:          14800 mV
design capacity warning: 250 mAh
design capacity low:     150 mAh
capacity granularity 1:  10 mAh
capacity granularity 2:  25 mAh
model number:            JM-6
serial number:           4063
battery type:            LION
OEM info:                Hewlett-Packard


and GPM says this:

Vendor: Hewlett-Packard
Serial Number: 4063
Model: JM-6
Current charge: 34.6 Wh
Design charge: 88 Wh

Who is showing wrong info?

On 10/18/07, seth vidal <skvidal fedoraproject org> wrote:
>
> On Thu, 2007-10-18 at 15:35 +0200, Valent Turkovic wrote:
> > Sorry for long subject, but what to do when gnome power manager shows
> > wrong battery capacity?
> >
> > I have two laptops for who I see that battery capacity is stated as
> > 88.8Wh but it is not! So when gnome starts I get an error message
> > saying I have a faulty battery. What do I need to do? Submit a bug? To
> > what component? Send an email? To whom?
> >
> > Thank you,
> > Valent.
> >
>
> how old are the batteries?
>
> If they're more than say, a year old, it's probably true. battery charge
> life declines. Get the info on your battery by clicking on the
> gnome-power-manager icon and you can find out the info on your battery.
>
> -sv
>
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