power-on without battery!

Tobias Diedrich ranma+openmoko at tdiedrich.de
Tue Nov 11 17:10:21 CET 2008

Tony Berth wrote:
>  so USB connection doesn't provide enough 'juice' to boot? The reason was to
> save on battery. Trying to avoid the memory effect!

Li-Ion and LiPo don't suffer from memory effect:
"Do not discharge lithium-ion too deeply. Instead, charge it
frequently. Lithium-ion does not have memory problems like
nickel-cadmium batteries. No deep discharges are needed for

Tobias						PGP: http://9ac7e0bc.uguu.de

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