Pulseaudio still buggy in Karmic
Joep L. Blom
jlblom at neuroweave.nl
Sun Dec 20 13:34:20 UTC 2009
David Robert Lewis (ethnopunk) wrote:
> Andrew Kane wrote:
>> On Sat, Dec 19, 2009 at 10:45 AM, NoOp <glgxg at sbcglobal.net> wrote:
>>> On 12/19/2009 06:40 AM, David Robert Lewis (ethnopunk) wrote:
>>>> I changed my setting in pavucontrol, now it won't open, and my volume
>>>> control has disappeared. How do I manually set pavucontrol?
>>>> I tried this in terminal, but it fails to open.
>>>> pulseaudio & pavucontrol
>>> Try pavdevcontrol instead:
>>> $ sudo apt-get install pavdevcontrol
>>> You'll then find it in Applications|Sound...|PulseAudio Device Chooser.
>>> Click on the applett that appears on your top panel & you'll find all of
>>> the options, including volume.
> Dosn't appear to be in the repo. Universe and Multiverse are enable!
> sudo apt-get install pavdevcontrol
> [sudo] password for afrodeity:
> Reading package lists... Done
> Building dependency tree
> Reading state information... Done
> E: Couldn't find package pavdevcontrol
> afrodeity at afrodeity-desktop:~$
>> David, do other applets still work in that panel? My volume control
>> went away about two days after I installed Karmic (I had two volume
>> controls displayed for some reason, and when I did "Remove from Panel"
>> on one, they both disappeared- and volume control does not appear in
>> the "Add to Panel" dialog) and since then the upper panel does not
>> show running programs with closed windows (like ekiga or transmission)
>> as it once did. I'm curious if you are having any of these same
>> symptoms- if you are, the applet that NoOp mentions might not show
The applications are :
pavucontrol and pavuchooser (both in hardy and karmic).
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