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Subject: Re: Battery question

Re: Battery question

From: Manuel Dejonghe <manuel_at_dejonghe.de>
Date: 2006-06-11

Noo,

I meant that the announced battery value is based on measures when the
disk is not spinning.

~lImbus

On 6/11/06, Glenn at home <GlennErvin@cableone.net> wrote:
> Maybe try waiting until the disk is not spinning before going into the
> battery status area.
> I don't know if that will help, but it might.
> Glenn
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Sarai" <bucc7465@bellsouth.net>
> To: "'Rockbox'" <rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
> Sent: Saturday, June 10, 2006 6:45 PM
> Subject: RE: Battery question
>
>
> HMM,
> So any suggestions?
>
> Sarai D. Bucciarelli
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: rockbox-bounces@cool.haxx.se [mailto:rockbox-bounces@cool.haxx.se]
> On Behalf Of Manuel Dejonghe
> Sent: Saturday, June 10, 2006 4:22 PM
> To: Rockbox
> Subject: Re: Battery question
>
>
> On 6/10/06, Sarai <bucc7465@bellsouth.net> wrote:
> > Someone told me that when the disk on the Archos is spinning that the
> > battery isn't accurate when Rock box speaks the status. Is there a way
>
> > for a blind user to tell the true battery status?
>
> I think it's rather the way that the software does not measure the
> precise value when the disk is spinning. the software tries to base it's
> prognosis on the other, more reliable values.
>
> ~lImbus
>
>
Received on Sun Jun 11 14:27:47 2006


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