[xubuntu-users] Sound indicator greyed out in Xubuntu 13.10

Bill hb.cog.jil at gmail.com
Sun Oct 27 20:06:33 UTC 2013

On 10/27/2013 03:25 PM, Andy Proctor wrote:
> On 27/10/13 02:33, Bill wrote:
>> Check
>> https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/indicator-sound/+bug/1208204:
>> [snip]
> If you use bluetooth, you may have the same problem as with the volume
> control. The volume workaround is good for me, but there is a discussion
> on the bug itself about fixing the bluetooth, which seems to revolve
> around installing the blueman from the debian repo. I used "rfkill block
> bluetooth" when i wanted to switch it off. (unblock to turn it on)
> The problem is something to do with gtk versions and support.
> Andy

Thanks Andy. I have little demand for bluetooth and so had tunnel vision 
when I went looking for a solution to the desktop volume control issue. 
Good to know.


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