[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#409971: Bug#409971: xfce4-battery-plugin: It doesn't work after upgrading to linux kernel 2.6.21

Yves-Alexis Perez corsac at corsac.net
Thu Jul 19 06:43:51 UTC 2007

On ven, 2007-04-27 at 09:04 +0200, Emanuele Rocca wrote:
> * Matteo Vescovi <mfv at fsugpadova.org>, [2007-04-26 22:29 +0200]:
> >  After upgrading linux kernel to version 2.6.21, the battery plugin
> seems
> >  not to work at all.
> Please take a look to what you have in /proc/acpi with 2.6.21 and with
> former kernels.
> grep "proc/acpi" xfce4-battery-plugin-0.5.0/panel-plugin/libacpi.c
> will
> give you some hints about what to look for. 

DO you have any news on this issue? It seems that gentoo needed a patch
to make battery plugin work on 2.6.21. I don't have acpi so I can't test
it but if battery plugin is broken on 2.6.21 we _need_ to apply the
patch as lots of users will be concerned (2.6.22 is in unstable now,


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