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When I'm using my hacky backlight modulation program which toggles screen off and on fast enough to simulate ultra-dim brightness Android sometimes gets wrong info about battery charge (it sees 0% 0V sometimes for a short period) and starts shutdown unexpectedly for me.

How to turn off that shutdown on low battery?

Expecting something like:

  • Changing settings to forbid this behaviour
  • Temporarily locking battery reporting to some constant
  • Temporarily making it think that it is charging

Root access is present.

Update: After updating from android 2.1 to android 2.3 it does not shut down anymore when I run that program.

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closed as too localized by Al E. Jan 16 '12 at 14:41

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Please note that this fast shutdown is there for two purposes - to prevent data corruption and to prevent battery damage, so it's highly unlikely you can do anything to prevent it. –  sharptooth Jan 12 '12 at 15:31
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AFAIK battery itself shuts down (hard, without saving anything) if it is too low. And "data corruption" should be similar to surprise battery removal. –  Vi0 Jan 12 '12 at 19:00

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