KDE PulseAudio Integration

Jonathan Riddell jriddell at ubuntu.com
Mon Jun 14 18:23:43 BST 2010

On Thu, Jun 03, 2010 at 11:33:24AM -0400, Daniel Chen wrote:
> [Adding kubuntu-devel]
> On Thu, Jun 3, 2010 at 11:12 AM, Volovikov Taras <wizard160888 at mail.ru> wrote:
> > All you need to do here - http://pulseaudio.org/wiki/KDE
> Note that there is at least one additional subtlety for Kubuntu on
> which I am not up-to-speed (and for which others will need to step up,
> because my time on *Ubuntu development is winding down). If new users
> are still added to @audio, this needs to stop as it breaks per-session
> ("seat") activation.
> Regarding the wiki page, it is sufficient to use "pulseaudio -k"
> instead of rebooting or invoking start-pulseaudio* explicitly, because
> autospawn is enabled by default.

I've changed userconfig so it doesn't add users to the audio group (or

Jonathan Thomas added the autostart bit to pulseaudio needed for KDE
and added it to the seed, I've not uploaded kubuntu-meta so we have
pulseaudio by default.


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