[pulseaudio-discuss] Pavucontrol level meter bug (at least on "Input Devices")

Maarten Bosmans mkbosmans at gmail.com
Thu Aug 4 13:31:41 PDT 2011

2011/8/4 David Henningsson <david.henningsson at canonical.com>:
> Actually, I don't mind the DONT_INHIBIT_AUTO_SUSPEND feature now that I know
> it's there. I think it would be okay to change the level meter to a label
> saying "This stream is currently idle." instead of just showing the latest
> value and appearing hung-like.

Hmm, if the latest value is showing for an idle sink, that's a bug (of course)
But instead of a message, wouldn't a vu-meter at zero (-inf dB) be the
most logical option? That way the user doesn't have to care whether
the source is suspended or not.


> Bonus points for making it configurable though!
> --
> David Henningsson, Canonical Ltd.
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