power consumption after shutdown

david at lang.hm david at lang.hm
Sat Feb 14 00:41:26 EST 2009

On Fri, 13 Feb 2009, Chris Ball wrote:

> Hi,
>   > I take this to mean that *something* was draining some power for
>   > the two days the XO was sitting in its "shut down" state.
> The embedded controller was.  Something needs to be watching for a power
> button press in order to know when to turn on.

by default the wireless card remains alive to participate in a potential 
mesh network, disabling wireless should give you a lot more time.

David Lang

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