[pulseaudio-discuss] Description for virtual sinks

Lennart Poettering lennart at poettering.net
Thu Mar 26 06:31:43 PDT 2009

On Tue, 24.03.09 12:27, Maarten Bosmans (mkbosmans at gmail.com) wrote:

> Is there any particular reason that it is not possible to set the
> description when making a sink with module-remap-sink (or his friends
> module-combine, module-tunnel-sink, etc.)?
> It seems that the description is always derived from the master sink, but I
> would like to customize it, because this is the name that is shown in
> interfaces like pavucontrol.

It has been a long time item ony my todo list to allow setting
arbitrary properties (including the description string) on all
sinks/sources from the module parameters. Should be relatively easy to
add but hasn't happened yet. Patches always welcome.


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