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Battery icon is not displayed on the gnome shell 3 desktop. Running Ubuntu 13.04

This is what I get when I run "gnome-power-statistics" (gnome-power-statistics:3305): Gtk-WARNING **: Theme parsing error: gtk-widgets-borders.css:19:18: not a number (gnome-power-statistics:3305): ...
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Maximizing battery life in terminal only mode [duplicate]

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I would like a command that check the battery status through the terminal
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Sometimes the energy status applet on my gnome panel suddenly disappears. Is there a simple command to print loading state of the battery at commandline?
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I use ubuntu desktop 10.10 on a netbook. Quite often I use it as a proxy server (squid3) and file server (samba) for my network. So when I am using it as a network server, is it possible to boot into ...