battery polling is a headache for OLPC

Daniel Drake dsd at
Tue Aug 12 12:46:29 PDT 2008

On Wed, 2008-08-06 at 14:11 -0400, Daniel Drake wrote:
> The problem is that we won't get any interrupts if the battery is full
> and system is running on AC power. Then HAL will poll the battery
> indefinitely and cause us sound crackles.

Any ideas on this one? Are you OK with me committing as-is given that we
don't seem to have better options at the moment?


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