Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Battery Life Indicator
Battery Life Indicator
From: Mark Bright <mark.bright_at_btopenworld.com>
Date: Tue, 28 Oct 2003 07:38:42 -0000
Is it just my jukebox, or does the WPS battery life not update correctly
in the first 5 minutes after power on?
I understand the technical issues regarding getting an accurate figure
in this time, but that is not my point.
At switch on : 7% 45 mins
10 mins later : 7% 45 mins
Press f1 to go to browser, check Info menu : 35% 4:30
Back to WPS : 35% 4:30
(Figures and layout simplified for sake of example)
I am running a two day old daily build, flashed, on a FMJR. ROLO'ing to
a bleeding edge build made no difference.
Regarding the initial 'Inaccurate' power level figure, I did ask before,
but did not get an answer. If the current power level is stored every 5
minutes or so, and on power up this value is read back and used for the
first 5 minutes, would that give a better start-up value?
Received on 2003-10-28