Replacement battery for GTA01/Neo

Daniel.Li lida_mail at
Wed Aug 19 15:05:45 CEST 2009

On Wed, 2009-08-19 at 00:14 +0400, Paul Fertser wrote: 
> Gerald A <geraldablists at> writes:
> > Looking at my Neo this morning, I noticed that it looked like the
> > case wasn't put back on straight.
> >
> > I removed the back to find the battery is slightly bulging. I'm
> > assuming this isn't a good thing.
> Yes, using a battery like that is discouraged. Basically for gta01 you
> can use BL-5C or even better (more capacity) BL-6C but currently it
> doesn't charge it afaik. 

BL-5C can't be charged with GTA02. 

> I'll try to come up with a patch to make it
> work.

Good. I'm trying to fix it, but I don't have much experience. Is there
any references available for me to study?

> Please catch me on IRC if you want to be early tester/adopter.

Which IRC? do u have any address for IRC channel?

> Also you might want to read
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