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Manage battery threshold

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Some laptop have tool in windows to decide when laptop stop to chargin battery. This feature allow to increate life battery.
This is a tool to manage lenovo battery threshold.
some laptops are supported by this project tpacpi-bat
some laptops are managed by this one and have more features
theses need acpi_call
laptop sale are better than desktop and lenovo are an important laptop seller.
Include these basic tool can make life easier for a lot of people.


icons/user_comment.png S. S. wrote: (5 years ago)

Running a Lenovo X201 with a 9 cell battery. The battery is now on 50% after two years, this is a very short life time. I think a lot is due to the stress of loading because it is used with an ultra-base.
Mobile computing gets more and more important compared to home computing. So together with a power-management of the kernel that finally increased in completeness and functionality in its last editions, this feature would be a logical extension.

icons/user_comment.png R. B. wrote: (3 years ago)

This is already done in GNOME in openSUSE 13.2 and I believe also in KDE, so closing this feature

icons/user_comment.png J. R. wrote: (23 months ago)

I doubt that this is true. The request is about battery charging thresholds, i.e., at which battery level the hardware starts charging and when it stops. I am not aware of such an option in KDE.

Last change: 5 months ago
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