[maemo-users] Modrana running sometimes leads to battery disconnect reboot

From: Paul Hartman paul.hartman+maemo at gmail.com
Date: Mon Sep 13 21:52:28 EEST 2010
On Sun, Sep 12, 2010 at 8:25 AM, Mayuresh <mayuresh at acm.org> wrote:
> I find Modrana to be one of the best navigation applications freely
> available on N900 till the following happens:
> After a random amount of time of continuous usage (typically a few hours)
> of modrana, N900 hangs very badly in following state
> 1. You can't switch the display on by display toggle button.
> 2. It doesn't respond to calls, power button, camera or any such external
> event
> 3. The device starts getting very hot.
> 4. It doesn't respond over ssh if I try to login to it to figure out its
> state.
> 5. Only way out is to restart by removing the battery. (If I wait for a
> while for it to recover the battery gets drained.)
> I do not know of a way to enable logging so that some postmortem of this
> state can be made.
> Would appreciate any help to analyze this issue.

Sounds somewhat like this bug:


(except in my case SSH still works when the screen won't turn on)
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