dead battery

Paul paul at
Tue Sep 30 21:32:26 CEST 2008

Joel Newkirk wrote:
> A desktop charger for a Nokia BL-5c or BL-6c battery will do the job, at
> least the two non-Nokia ones I've tried.  I've done it a few times.  I've
> never let it sit on the charger until full, so I don't know if the charger
> can recognize full charge on the FreeRunner battery or not, but left on the
> charger for 15-20 minutes it will boot the FreeRunner.

Very useful to know, thank you. I am anxiously waiting for my FR to arrive.

I wonder about something: does a FR come with charged batteries?? One 
would expect so, otherwise it can never be started/used.

Am I correct in this?


If you reject the food, ignore the customs, fear the 
religion and avoid the people, you might better stay home.
-James Michener
Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.04

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