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Re: apm && battery time

Chris HOOVER decía:
>  I was wondering how I can get apmd to recognize how
>  long I have left on my battery.  Do I need to do a
>  complete run down of the battery?  Also, is there an

I don't think so. I usually check /proc/apm:

~-barbwired >cat /proc/apm
1.9 1.2 0x03 0x01 0x03 0x01 100% 200 min

>  apm HOWTO anywhere?  I looked at the ldp site but
>  did not see one.

There's a Laptop-HOWTO that I think covers the issue. 

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