[pulseaudio-discuss] New kernel 2.6.34-rc4, no audio

Gene Heskett gene.heskett at verizon.net
Sun Apr 18 11:44:23 PDT 2010

On Sunday 18 April 2010, Colin Guthrie wrote:
>'Twas brillig, and Gene Heskett at 17/04/10 21:37 did gyre and gimble:
>> Greetings Colin;
>> I rebooted to a new kernel as above, and now there is no audio, but the
>> diff is that there is, but it is apparently not getting from PA to the
>> sound system.  pavucontrol says its using /dev/null for a sink.  But if I
>> crank up the mic gain the sound is alive & well.
>Are you sure it's using /dev/null? I can believe a "Null Sink" but not
>anything related to /dev/null.
>> kde when started, also wanted to forget about all the emu10k1 stuff, but
>> the moddules are loaded and running if the mic nopise in the speakers is
>> to be believed.
>You have to take the KDE messages with a pinch of salt. KDE scans the
>devices manually outside of PA in order to present a GUI to the user
>when PA is not running.
>I suspect this message is just a product in some capacity of a wider
>> I have put the output of pulseaudio -vvv at:
>> <http://gene.homelinux.net:85/gene/Genes-os9-stf>
>> Can you see what is wrong?
>I can only see that you posted the wrong link :p
Pulseaudio-vvv is the file you want to click on.  I am seeing a file list at
are you not?

Or do you mean it should have been 'pacmd ls'?

Cheers, Gene
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