[pulseaudio-discuss] pulseaudio hell after upgrade

Lennart Poettering lennart at poettering.net
Sat May 17 06:36:32 PDT 2008

On Sat, 17.05.08 15:27, Udo van den Heuvel (udovdh at xs4all.nl) wrote:

> Udo van den Heuvel wrote:
> >> Please note that this will make a device default only for
> >> previously-unknown streams. For streams PA already knows it will
> >> restore the device it used last time (which is a feature, no a
> >> bug). Just right click on a stream to move it to another device and PA
> >> will remember for the next time.
> > 
> > Thanks. I'll try to re-enable the automagic module loading and see if
> > your method works as well.
> Basically this works!
> It's just that after a logout/login, the system sounds stop working.
> But xmms sound keeps working.
> I can then route a stream via teh right card (e.g.
> gnome-sound-properties) but the system sounds are too short to be able
> to click them.
> How could I fix this issue?

Hm, This is indeed not that easy to do. Best way is to remove the
volume/device table files from ~/.pulse/ and start anew.


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