Battery discharging while plugged in

Dale Maggee antisol at
Fri Sep 5 13:01:46 CEST 2008

Edgar D' Souza wrote:
> Hmmm... I suppose there's a good reason for that, not being as aware
> of battery tech as I ought to be :-) AFAIK, Li-Ion batteries don't
> suffer from the "memory effect", so I don't really see what harm would
> be done by keeping a constant trickle charge going, sufficient to
> offset power demands from the hardware.
> Just for the list's info, though - if this is a software issue, would
> you mind posting which kernel/rootfs versions you're using?
> Thanks,
> Ed.
kernel version is in my original message, rootfs is a fully updated 2007.2

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