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Old 2nd April 2006, 06:30 AM
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Battery time waaaay off.

I have a brand spankin new battery that lasts 2 hours- I clocked it. Fedora core 5 thinks otherwise. It says that it will last 3 minutes. After about an hour of use, a cute little notification tells me that I have a critically low battery. I don't, so I click it away. It comes back in a minute. I click it away. It comes back.. and so on.

So, is there a way to fix this battery time-remaining calculation thing?

If not, how do I disable the annoying notifications?
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Old 2nd April 2006, 07:08 AM
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try disabling the ampd service.
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Old 2nd April 2006, 04:01 PM
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You mean apmd? That didn't work.. If at all possible, I would just like to get rid of the notifications.. not the whole thing. It can tell what percent of the battery is left fine
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