[Techtalk] [OT] charging USB device without a PC

Brenda Bell k15a-list-linuxchix at theotherbell.com
Sat Apr 12 23:15:30 EST 2003

Quoting Conor Daly <conor.daly at oceanfree.net>:

> OK, did that.  USB socket off an old mobo, power socket off an old 
> receiver.  It's now hooked up to the charger with the charging light on.
> <runs off to check> Yup, charging complete, battery not even warm... 
> I'll
> have to run the battery flat and test properly.

I'm impressed.  But then again, I'm a electrical wimp (would have probably
bought a powered USB hub :)


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