fso - charging question

Leonti Bielski prishelec at gmail.com
Mon Jan 19 22:28:32 CET 2009

I understand it, but why GSM dries _battery_ while connected? Why it
is not possible to switch power source to usb completely?
When I take my battery out phone is still working, so there is no need
to actually drain battery while connected to power source.
Isn't that right?

On Mon, Jan 19, 2009 at 10:21 PM, Timo Juhani Lindfors
<timo.lindfors at iki.fi> wrote:
> Leonti Bielski <prishelec at gmail.com> writes:
>> Does it supposed to be like this? I mean the expected behavior is like
>> this - battery charges till it's full, led turns blue and because the
>> phone is powered by pc, there is no need to discharge the battery and
>> the led should not become orange again after it turned blue.
> It is expected behavior since GSM will drain the battery slowly and it
> needs to start recharging it again after a while.
> See http://docs.openmoko.org/trac/ticket//2009
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