Blinking red battery light on XO-1
hmurray at megapathdsl.net
Fri Aug 3 23:38:05 EDT 2012
quozl at laptop.org said:
> To avoid it powering off, type lid-off and press enter. Yes, you only have
> eight seconds to do this.
The printout said that, but I didn't even get started typing before it timed
I'm not sure where 8 seconds came from. If that happened often enough I'd
probably be able to do it fast enough. But that was the first time I had
seen it. I wasn't quick enough to read and understand and type. Remember, I
was trying to not destroy the evidence so I was going slowly.
Something similar happened a few months ago which is why I saved Richard's
I have a hack script that reboots the XO every 4 hours. It's got a patch to
and log the answer instead of rebooting. The error was 20
(Sorry I didn't remember to look there earlier.)
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