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Subject: Re: Starting RockBox from the hard drive with connected power supply...
From: Björn Stenberg (bjorn_at_haxx.se)
Date: 2003-10-23


[IDC]Dragon wrote:
> > The better fix is to remove the need for the charging screen altogether.
>
> We had that discussion, I still don't think it's practical. The software
> doesn't know that the battery is too weak to power up the disk before it has
> tried. In case it truly is too low, the operation has probably just committed
> suicide by causing its own power fail.

We need to test it before we reject it. I don't want the charging screen if it isn't absolutely necessary. It puts too many limits on power-up options.

-- 
Björn



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