Fedora 11 nerfed my mixer

Adam Williamson awilliam at redhat.com
Fri Apr 24 01:39:50 UTC 2009

On Thu, 2009-04-23 at 23:01 +0200, Mathieu Bridon (bochecha) wrote:

> > Firstly the alsa mixer init database should have set up your system
> > correctly. The database is incomplete unfortunately since most people
> > don't send in a patch for the db after they fixed those settings
> > manually. After running alsamixer -c0 alsa will remember and hence
> > they never get annoyed by that anymore so they don't remember to post
> > this anymore.
> Are you saying that I should open a bug saying something like « on
> Fedora 11, audio was barely audible. I run alsamixer and set all
> channels to the max, now it's a little better » ?
> Is so, I'll happily go and open one right now :)

Well yes, but if it's only a *little* better - i.e. if, with all
channels maxed in alsamixer and everything maxed in pavucontrol / g-v-m,
the sound's still pretty quiet - it would seem like there's a more
fundamental bug happening somewhere.
Adam Williamson
Fedora QA Community Monkey
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