[maemo-users] Battery life VERY short on N810, last OS2008...

From: Igor Stoppa igor.stoppa at nokia.com
Date: Mon Apr 21 14:10:38 EEST 2008
On Mon, 2008-04-21 at 11:59 +0100, ext Matt Emson wrote:
> Giacomo Tufano wrote:
> > After installing the last revision of OS2008 (I don't really know why 
> > I did it, because I had no problem on startup) battery life is very, 
> > very short. I go from full battery down to automatic shutdown in a 
> > night...
> One thing comes to mind : metalayer-crawler... This is going to be your 
> issue. Nokia seem to deny this is a problem, indeed I've read as much on 
> this list. However, the fact that with the metalayer-crawler running, I 
> get about the same amount of run time as you, but disabling it, I get a 
> week in stand by... I'd say Nokia are just plain WRONG!

Er... no, I think i've already in public discussions pointed to the
crawler as culprit for draining the battery.

Probably this points to a deficit in our current testing setup: we
usually run verifications with the stock image that can be flashed by
users, but probably we should start doing tests also with some loaded

I experienced a probelm when having a loop of symlinks on the internal

Cheers, Igor


Igor Stoppa
Next Generation Software
Nokia Devices R&D - Helsinki

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