HP 9000 800/G40 battery?/cable

From: Christopher Smith <csmith_at_amdocs.com>
Date: Wed Jan 30 14:56:37 2002

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Bob Brown [mailto:bbrown_at_harper.cc.il.us]

> The batteries are supposed to keep ram intact for a SHORT duration
> power failure...20 seconds might be longer than they would
> last..especaially since
> they are probably 10 year old batteries.

> It's definetly NOT a full ups system.

Ok, when I turn the system on afterwards, all lights -- including the
battery charging light -- flash. I've assumed that this is just a
test. In that case, shouldn't the batteries need recharged, and the
battery light stay on for a while after this? It does not.


Christopher Smith, Perl Developer
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