I have an ASUS-UX305F zenbook. Everything was working fine with Windows 10 until I recently installed KDE 16.10 (I removed Windows 10, so it is not a dual boot) and now I can't properly charge my laptop:
mat@matlaptop:~$ lsb_release -a No LSB modules are available. Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 16.10 Release: 16.10 Codename: yakkety
The only way I can charge it is:
- by holding the power button until my laptop shutdowns (a regular shutdown doesn't help)
- when the laptop is in suspended mode (e.g. by running
If my laptop is active and I plug the charger in the led that indicates if the battery is charging starts to blink a few times than it turns off. This is what the power command returns (while the charger is plugged):
mat@matlaptop:~$ upower -i /org/freedesktop/UPower/devices/battery_BAT0 native-path: BAT0 vendor: ASUSTeK model: ASUS Battery power supply: yes updated: Son 12 Mär 2017 21:03:17 CET (0 seconds ago) has history: yes has statistics: yes battery present: yes rechargeable: yes state: discharging warning-level: none energy: 6,463 Wh energy-empty: 0 Wh energy-full: 38,771 Wh energy-full-design: 45,03 Wh energy-rate: 6,669 W voltage: 11,4 V time to empty: 58,1 minutes percentage: 16% capacity: 86,1004% technology: lithium-ion icon-name: 'battery-low-symbolic' History (charge): 1489348992 16,000 discharging History (rate): 1489348997 6,669 discharging 1489348993 6,270 discharging 1489348992 6,555 discharging 1489348928 8,458 discharging
Is there any way to fix this?
The baterry also charges when the laptop is in suspend mode (
As requested by @ElderGeek, here is the output from the
grep ACPI /var/log/syslog command.