[pulseaudio-discuss] PA is very silent; doen't use the max hardware volume
realnc at gmail.com
Thu Jan 23 07:49:10 PST 2014
On 23/01/14 16:33, Nikos Chantziaras wrote:
> Isn't PA supposed to use 0db on the hardware by itself?
Or rather, control the hardware volume when I move the volume slider of
the hardware output in pavucontrol? Moving that slider does nothing to
the hardware volume, and PA seems to apply software attenuation to the
In alsamixer, my hardware volumes are named like this:
Master Front, Master Rear, Master Center, Master Woofer and Master Side.
(The ALSA driver I'm using is "snd-virtuoso" with kernel 3.10.27.)
Each of those controls the volume of the corresponding jack on the back
of the card. There are jacks for front, rear, center, woofer and side
It would appear that PA is unable to control any of those mixer controls.
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