[pulseaudio-discuss] command-line control - increase/decrease volume of default output

Colin Guthrie gmane at colin.guthr.ie
Thu Feb 24 06:34:39 PST 2011

'Twas brillig, and Ng Oon-Ee at 24/02/11 13:14 did gyre and gimble:
> This would have to be part of pacmd or separate? I thought this is
> what pactl was supposed to be for, but it seems development on that
> just stopped.
> And yes I forgot I had alsa's ctl bound to hardware, that would be a 
> workaround. I still think PA should have something to cater to the 
> commandline, but yes it would need code of course. I may look into
> it once I graduate...

Integrating it into pactl would be fine.

pacmd is quite a difference beast really as it communicates directly
with the daemon via a CLI socket and thus doesn't work "over the wire",
only on the local machine.



Colin Guthrie

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