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Bug 1027269 - xfce4-power-manager reports wrong battery status
Summary: xfce4-power-manager reports wrong battery status
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xfce4-power-manager
Version: rawhide
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Christoph Wickert
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2013-11-06 13:00 UTC by Peter Hatina
Modified: 2016-06-01 01:32 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2015-02-12 02:36:59 UTC
Type: Bug

Attachments (Terms of Use)

System ID Private Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Xfce 10376 0 None None None Never

Description Peter Hatina 2013-11-06 13:00:34 UTC
Description of problem:
When running a system with 2 batteries, ac adaptor disconnected, and one becomes empty, xfce4-power-manager shows charging icon on the empty battery, which is apparently wrong.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:
Run a system with 2 batteries connected, adaptor disconnected and discharge one battery to 0%.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Unplug adaptor from the computer
2. Discharge one battery to 0%
3. See wrong icon in tray bar

Actual results:
Totaly empty battery is reported by xfce4-power-manager as being charged -- adaptor is disconnected.

Expected results:
Report battery status as empty.

Additional info:
Upstream bug report with working fix

Comment 1 Peter Hatina 2014-03-10 09:41:46 UTC
Any news about this?

Comment 2 Christoph Wickert 2014-03-12 08:35:32 UTC
If there are no news from upstream, there are no news downstream either. Sorry.

Comment 3 Peter Hatina 2014-03-18 08:48:19 UTC
How about fixing this issue in Fedora?

Comment 4 Mukundan Ragavan 2014-06-13 18:27:52 UTC
Hi Peter, could you please try this build of xfce4-power-manager and see if it works?

Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2014-10-02 03:13:50 UTC
xfce4-power-manager-1.4.1-3.fc21 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 21.

Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2014-10-10 16:09:27 UTC
xfce4-power-manager-1.4.1-3.fc21 has been pushed to the Fedora 21 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 7 Mukundan Ragavan 2015-02-12 02:36:59 UTC

If the issue persists, please feel free to reopen the bug report. Thanks.

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