dead battery

Shawn "prjktdtnt" Thompson mokowatch at
Wed Oct 1 02:20:59 CEST 2008

Sarton O'Brien wrote:
> On Wednesday 01 October 2008 09:56:00 Shawn "prjktdtnt" Thompson wrote:
>> What I had meant is that I hope they find away to allow 1000mA charging
>> while powered off so that you don't have to let it tricle charge for the
>> entire night to power it on at only partial power. Of all the phones
>> I've owned none of them had this problem and it's probably the most
>> annoying problem I can think of with the OpenMoko. Lucikly for me I'm
>> the type to plug in my phone daily so it isn't a problem but I could see
>> it becoming one in the future when more and more people start using the
>> OpenMoko products
> Yes, I understand. I got the impression it was a design flaw and not something 
> that could be addressed,  that's all. I could be completely wrong though. 
> Maybe the phone can go into some kind of holding pattern when close to flat or 
> something, to mitigate the effect. If it's something a u-boot update can fix 
> then that would awesome ... but I'm not holding my breath.
> Sarton
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That is how I understood it too but that is something that if they're 
unable to address on 1973/FreeRunner they need to address before GTA03, IMO.


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