Xubuntu 12.04 - sound not working
ketelaars at online.nl
Fri Sep 21 15:35:40 UTC 2012
On Thu, 20 Sep 2012 19:21:20 -0400, Bill Stanley wrote:
> As an experiment, I installed Xubuntu 12.04 to see if it is acceptable.
> All in all, it is OK but I am getting absolutely no sound. I read
> somewhere that XFCE and Pulse Audio might not work in certain instances.
> I have Pulse Audio installed and I am trying to figure out what is
> wrong. The problem can't be hardware related because my sound system
> works just fine with Ubuntu 10.10. I also notice a lack of meaningful
> sound control programs in the default installation of Xubuntu.
> I would appreciate any hints in getting my sound working.
> Bill Stanley
I would try the command "cat /proc/asound/cards" to see if ALSA
recognizes your sound hardware. You can try "alsamixer" from the command
line to control volumes.
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