No microhone sort of fixed in Kubuntu 11.04 32 bit

Scott Kitterman ubuntu at
Sun May 22 03:50:00 UTC 2011

On Saturday, May 21, 2011 11:20:39 PM Rod Lovett wrote:
> I could not use Skype due to no microphone being picked up in Kubuntu/
> ubuntu natty 11.04 32bit.
> It automagically did so in Meerkat and Lucid.
> No automagic for natty, I had to apt-get remove pulseaudio then play
> with ALSA settings on reboot which were not configured properly.
> Microphones were all switched off as was line and boosters for mikes.
> Then I did apt-get install pulseaudio and microphone worked.
> The only problem is microphone is on all the time skype or not.
> So where did the automagic stuff go I wonder?
> Regards

It's working fine for others, so this is probably a hardware specific bug.  
Please file a bug using 'ubuntu-bug audio' in your konsole shell.  That will 
collect relevant additional information that is generally useful to the Ubuntu 
devs that maintain that part of the system.

Scott K

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