gta02: battery uptime

Lon Lentz lon.lentz at
Tue Jul 15 17:01:54 CEST 2008

  The occasional "wake up" from "lock" mode is probably in response to
a query from the cell network. I've seen this with my old Windows
mobile phones and my iPhone. It will go right back to "lock" mode.

On Tue, Jul 15, 2008 at 10:52 AM, arne anka <openmoko at> wrote:
>>   "dim only" doesn't lock. If you can touch the lcd and it wakes, it's
>> not locked. The little
>> slider "unlocker" that appears when the screen comes back up is
>> referring to a different
>> sort of lock. "dim then lock" will put the phone into a low power
>> mode. In "dim only",
>> everything is running, except the backlight and the lcd (assuming the
>> lcd power down issue
>> was resolved).
> that's very interesting!
> tried "dim then lock" and it kept waking up every now and then, so i
> switched to "dim only".
> the last 2 weeks i upgraded several kernels, so maybe it is fixed, i have
> a look.
> the low uptime is the only thing preventing me from using the fr as sole
> phone (as phone at al, that is) -- does the fr wake up on incoming
> calls/sms?

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