battery polling is a headache for OLPC

Richard Hughes hughsient at
Mon Aug 4 23:57:10 PDT 2008

On Mon, 2008-08-04 at 13:58 -0400, Daniel Drake wrote:
> I've attempted to fix this by adding a fdi entry for OLPC's battery that
> indicates this, and then modifying hald not to poll batteries that
> provide notifications. Any thoughts/comments?

Can't we just cancel the polling source if we get a change in time? I
would be wary about putting something in a fdi file that we could infer
from the hardware.


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