Battery Working, but not Charging

Karl Auer kauer at
Mon Jul 18 13:03:22 UTC 2016

On Mon, 2016-07-18 at 14:43 +0200, Ralf Mardorf wrote:
> > a) the indicator is not working as expected; or
> > 
> > b) your laptop does not charge when Ubuntu is running; or
> > 
> > c) both.
> Perhaps d), too?
> d) It's charging when using Ubuntu, but some software needs that much
> resources, that the consumption is higher than the charging.

d) is a specific case of b). Let's keep it simple to start with.

Colin's simple test will determine whether the indicator is accurately
tracking actual charge. It either is or it isn't.

Regards, K.

Karl Auer (kauer at

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