The microphone mute/unmute problem: It's now fixed in Ubuntu 14.04 but not in Ubuntu GNOME 14.04

Tim darkxst at
Tue Apr 8 23:55:57 UTC 2014

On 09/04/14 03:36, Christian Dysthe wrote:
> On Tue, 2014-04-08 at 18:57 +0300, Marius Gedminas wrote:
>>> So Fedora, Arch and Sabayon have had this patch for a while?
>> Probably.  GNOME 3.10 was released more than 6 months ago.
>>> The button works with any of them on my T430S running Gnome.
>> gnome-settings-daemon 3.10 has have support for the mic mute key.
>> gnome-settings-daemon 3.8 doesn't have support for the mic mute key.
>> Ubuntu GNOME 14.04 has gnome-settings-daemon
> I'm sorry harping on this, but it's confusing. So why does the mic mute
> button work on the recent Ubuntu 14.04 dailies which have the same 3.8
> based gnome-settings-daemon version Ubuntu GNOME 14.04?
The patch needs to be backported to 3.8, I don't think that has been done yet.

Jackson: can you take care of this one?

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