[mythtv-users] Boot Sound Volume Set to Zero, Realtek ALC888, GA-EP31-DS3L
kevin at familyross.net
Fri Feb 26 21:08:57 UTC 2010
> From: Tortise
> Sent: Friday, February 26, 2010 11:53 AM
> I've not been able to find any leads how to turn my default boot sound
> to 0dB, instead its always muted and slid right down
> following boot. Nothing seems to save it up. I've tried sudo
> alsamixer but that is also is reset.
> This problem seems related to the chips on this motherboard, as the
> problem does not exist with similar frontends that used single
> core Pentium 3000's.
> Using Mythbuntu 9.10. I've set the sliders in mytthtv settings General
> sound up to 100% and using alsa default.
> In restarting one has to go to the volume slider top right and slide it
> up to get sound, it doesn't seem to matter what one does in
> the mixer. WAF on this is dogmatic about it.(!)
> The only related file I can find is /etc/modprobe.d/alsa-base.conf
> however there is nothing obvious there.
> There seem to be no alsa logs running.
> Any leads would be appreciated.
On shutdown it's supposed to run "alsactl store", and on startup "alsactl
restore". Can you run those manually (as root), and does it produce the
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