Re: Acpi - battery - Acer
Joeri De Backer wrote:
I'm having a strange problem with acpi...
When I look in the directory /proc/acpi/battery,
I see two directories with the same name.
These two directories are called "0" (zero).
So, there is twice a directory /proc/acpi/battery/0...
Has anyone an explanation for this? Shouldn't
that be "0" and "1" or something like that? Or "BAT0" and
The /proc/acpi/battery/0/info and the /proc/acpi/battery/0/status
tell me that there is no battery available, although there is one.
I'm using an Acer Travelmate 613, kernel version
2.4.20. I compiled acpi into the kernel (not as
When I look in /var/log/dmesg, I see that one
battery is detected, and another one isn't. So
I think the battery is well detected, but because
there are two directories with the same name in
/proc/acpi/battery, I only see the not-detected one...
The other acpi-functions seems to work well...
Anyone has an idea?
I've a tm634 running on a 2.4.20 kernel with the acpi patch from the
acpi project on sourceforge. The patch works perfectly for me, so you
should try it!
acpi project :
acpi patch for 2.4.20 :