[mythtv-users] Sound issues
R. G. Newbury
newbury at mandamus.org
Mon Aug 20 15:39:35 UTC 2007
Harry Devine wrote:
> I don't have kmix (I'm running Gnome by default). Is there a Gnome equivalent? I can run alsamixer and all of the inputs seem to be unmuted in there.
gmix or gmixer I think.
> -------------- Original message --------------
> From: "R. G. Newbury" <newbury at mandamus.org>
>> Harry Devine wrote:
>>> OK, I have what I think is a really strange problem. If I go to my "Soundcard
>> Detection" or "Sound" items in Preferences and Adminstration (respectively) and
>> click on the Test button, I can hear sound. However, if I try to use a player
>> to listen to music that was ripped down, or even play a CD, I get no sound at
>> all. I am currently running MythDora 4.0, so my OS is FC6.
>>> Where should I begin looking to get this to work? It is really frustrating me
>> since the Test sounds play nice.
>> Open 2 consoles. In one, run system-config-soundcard. Set it to 'repeat'
>> and start the test sound. In the other run 'kmix'Raise all of the
>> volumes, and unmute all of the inputs/outputs one by one, until you find
>> the one which actually controls the output.
>> System-config-soundcard appears to set the volume high *only while
>> running the test* and then re-sets it off....Damn annoying.
>> My Via SP13000 board has 5 "VRSD" inputs, and it was the second one of
>> those which actually controlled the volume....And no, I have no idea.....
R. Geoffrey Newbury
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