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I am using ubuntu 10.04 on dell N5010 with perfect battery but it get immediately hibernate after removing power cord. battery is charing during ubuntu use.

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Did you check out battery status in setup by hitting F2 in boot menu? Did you see your battery's health in Windows. I am running Dell 1545 and Dell 1525 both with Ubuntu as primary. I also ran into battery related problems recently. Replacing it solved the problem.

It is almost certainly a hardware issue. Get a new battery.

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