Battery power indicator shows incorrect battery percentage when fully charged

Bug #1471087 reported by Garvin Jason Durrant on 2015-07-03
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This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
indicator-power (Ubuntu)
Undecided
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Bug Description

Ubuntu 15.04

indicator-power:
  Installed: 12.10.6+15.04.20150402-0ubuntu1
  Candidate: 12.10.6+15.04.20150402-0ubuntu1
  Version table:
 *** 12.10.6+15.04.20150402-0ubuntu1 0
        500 http://kr.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ vivid/main amd64 Packages
        100 /var/lib/dpkg/status

Power indicator currently showing 70%, however, battery is fully charged and running on AC power.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 15.04
Package: indicator-power 12.10.6+15.04.20150402-0ubuntu1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.19.0-21.21-generic 3.19.8
Uname: Linux 3.19.0-21-generic x86_64
NonfreeKernelModules: wl
ApportVersion: 2.17.2-0ubuntu1.1
Architecture: amd64
CurrentDesktop: Unity
Date: Thu Jul 2 22:14:47 2015
InstallationDate: Installed on 2015-06-20 (12 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 15.04 "Vivid Vervet" - Release amd64 (20150422)
SourcePackage: indicator-power
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

Matthew Paul Thomas (mpt) wrote :

This might be a duplicate of bug 1473428. Unfortunately neither report contains steps to reproduce the problem.

Matthew,
Steps to reproduce the problem:
Every time battery is charged to 100% the indicator shows 70%.
Once power cable is unplugged the correct percentage appears.

On 02/22/2016 02:40 AM, Matthew Paul Thomas wrote:
> This might be a duplicate of bug 1473428. Unfortunately neither report
> contains steps to reproduce the problem.
>

Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in indicator-power (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
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