[Gta04-owner] Battery life

Liz edodd at billiau.net
Tue Aug 27 23:01:24 CEST 2013


On Tue, 27 Aug 2013 16:16:15 +0200
"Pong" <pong at peterogping.dk> wrote:

> > On Tue, 27 Aug 2013 10:13:11 +1000
> > NeilBrown <neilb at suse.de> wrote:
> >
> >> > Mine is unusable because I can't plug it in partly discharged
> >> > and it recharge from the USB power supply (mains, car, other
> >> > battery brick). It only recharges when it is fully discharged.
> >> > Once it's fully discharged it's off, and I may not notice or I
> >> > may not have any other source of power to recharge it at the
> >> > time.
> >>
> >> That is very peculiar.  It sounds like a kernel bug.  Which kernel
> >> are you running (Exact git commit if possible)?  What config file?
> >>
> >> NeilBrown
> > qtmoko-debian-gta04-v55-armhf.tar.gz
> > the uImage has no identifier on my desktop copy
> > I downloaded them both on 02 April this year
> 
> I run the same one, and I experience charging problems too. But a
> reboot of the phone will cure it temporarily. It seems to be related
> to modem activity, so it will work for days in the absense of calls or
> text messages, but soon fail otherwise.
> So I reboot a lot!
> 
> 
> 

As my GTA04 rarely rings or gets a text - I haven't disclosed its
number, I haven't come to the same conclusion.

Liz


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