[ltp] Brand new (but old) battery not charging
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 22:33:19 +0000
test it on another laptop if possible
> On Feb 20, 2017, at 15:56, "Marcos" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I've just got a brand new original battery for my X61s but
> it's not charging at all. The battery LED is orange,
> blinking since I plugged it.
> By checking the information given by
> /sys/devices/platform/smapi/BAT0/* I confirm that the battery
> is new (first_use_date equals today and cycle_count is 0) but
> I also confirm that the battery is really old (manufacture_date
> is 2007-09-12).
> Also /sys/devices/platform/smapi/BAT0/state is idle.
> Does this means that my battery is dead? Any other information
> I should check?
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