QtMoko v33 - More battery info and questions
phil at pricom.com.au
Tue Mar 29 09:00:22 CEST 2011
On 2011-03-27 01:42, Paul Fertser wrote:
> Philip Rhoades<phil at pricom.com.au> writes:
>> - Even with the "dumb" battery configuration, the battery charging
>> animated icon continues after USB (power) disconnection - should that
> Provide "uevent" files contents for both the battery driver and
> pcf50633-mbc drivers.
>> - Using the methods above, both "bind" and "unbind" files exist in the
>> driver directory - shouldn't there be only one at any one time? If
>> not, don't the files only need to be created once instead of
>> repeatedly each time the scripts/aliases are run?
> Those files are always present in the sysfs, kernel maintains them
> automatically for every driver.
Right (thanks to Neil Jerram for clarification on this as well).
>> - The discharge rate attached for an inactive phone (with a blanked
>> screen) with a new, fully charged battery is not very good (~10
> Keep in mind that the SoC was constantly running during that test, so
> this should be ok. Normal usage assumes you use suspend-to-ram when
> you do not actually interact with the device, that should give ~70
> (without #1024 fix) or ~140 (with it) hours of "standby time".
At the moment dim is set to 20s, display off to 50s and suspend is off -
are you saying that suspend should be set to 120s or something? How
does that affect incoming calls?
Looking at this I realise that when the device is disconnected all the
dimming etc has stopped working even the values are set correctly . .
>> - Should the phone be shut down after the "dumb" battery is fully
> No, charging is the same for gta02 battery and the dumb one, it's safe
> and doesn't require manual intervention.
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