Insufficiencies in Karmic's battery behavior

Danny Piccirillo danny.piccirillo at
Fri Nov 20 19:58:32 UTC 2009

On Wed, Nov 18, 2009 at 19:38, Dylan McCall <dylanmccall at> wrote:

> > Karmic's adoption of DeviceKit-Power and the latest Gnome-Power-Manager
> has
> > changed the way the GUI reports remaining battery time.
> To keep the thoughts flowing, I have a question: Is there a
> performance / power efficiency gain from not querying the battery as
> frequently as gnome-power-manager used to?

I can't see that making a huge difference, but i think accurate info is more
important. This is a significant bug and should be filed as such

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