Andy Green wrote: > -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- > Hash: SHA1 > > Somebody in the thread at some point said: > |> Thanks for this helpfully complete characterization. > | > | Since you found it illuminating, I'll add it to the wiki > | > |> Do you happen to know if a Nokia battery (such as the BL-5c) will > |> charge in the FreeRunner? > | > | Excellent question. That's the one case I left out. I'm pretty sure it > | does, because I'm pretty sure that we do not check for battery brand. > | > | Any checking of battery brand would happen in software, where we can see > | it (and remove if desired). > | > | True, there is a chip that handles charging, but I'm pretty sure that > | battery brand is not one of the parameters we feed it. Perhaps one of > | the kernel people can confirm this. > > Right, we are clueless what that battery is for charging purposes, it'll > give it a go charging it in a fairly adaptive way if the terminals line > up with the battery socket.
Thanks Andy! I'll add this to the wiki. (Sorry I reposted to the kernel list before I saw your response.) Michael _______________________________________________ Openmoko community mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org http://lists.openmoko.org/mailman/listinfo/community