[pulseaudio-discuss] [PATCH] volume: 20 dB should be enough for anyone

Arun Raghavan arun.raghavan at collabora.co.uk
Sun Dec 5 06:20:54 PST 2010

On Sun, 2010-12-05 at 19:47 +0530, Arun Raghavan wrote:
> This limits the maximum gain we perform in software to approximately 20
> dB. There does not appear to be a good reason for greater gain, and
> clipping to 20 dB can prevent accidentally setting an absurdly large
> volume and potential damage to the ears.

This was discussed earlier when, but just to reiterate, I'm not too
specific about what the limit is as long as there is a sane limit.

So if you have any objections, please speak up now. :)


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