headphones work, speakers broken

Sam Sebastian sebastiansam55 at gmail.com
Sat Jan 28 04:45:22 UTC 2012

try alsamixer (from the command line) try turing all of the settings up and
i don't know what exactly was wrong when i had a problem like this but i
installed new kernel headers and rebooted, i don't know what fixed it but
when it rebooted it was fixed

On Fri, Jan 27, 2012 at 11:20 PM, Thufir Hawat <hawat.thufir at gmail.com>wrote:

> I followed the Ubuntu sound guide and fiddled with settings endlessly.
> Result:  now headphones work, but no sound from speakers.
> The background is that this box worked fine in June, but was powered off
> until Christmas, at which time I noted that sound was broken.  Since then
> I've upgraded the OS to 11.04.  After going through the Ubuntu sound
> page, I noticed that connecting/disconnecting the speakers then caused a
> bit of static, which I don't *think* it did before.
> Anyhow, now, headphones work. I'm 99% sure that the speakers themselves
> are fine.  Assuming so, is there a setting or configuration?  Since they
> use the same jack (don't they?) I don't see what difference it can
> possibly make.
> thanks,
> Thufir
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