Battery charging and display intensity in joyride-1594
bernie at codewiz.org
Tue Jan 29 00:51:35 EST 2008
Mark Bauer wrote:
> Second issue.. Not touching the system, the display intensity keeps
> jumping up and down.
This is ohm suspending the laptop after 20 seconds of inactivity,
and network traffic waking it up shortly after.
I guess we could "fix" it by not undimming the display if
we wake up just because of network activity?
> I am still on AC, no need to dim the display, it is just a bit
There's no (easy) way to tell whether your AC has an
infinite amount of cheap energy or of your grandpa is
cranking to keep the laptop going.
I also find it annoying, and I guess we could make the idle
timeout tunable somehow. For now, you can "tune" it by
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