[pulseaudio-discuss] Fallback hard enabled in pulseaudio mixer

Georg Chini georg at chini.tk
Mon Feb 4 14:25:32 UTC 2019

On 04.02.19 00:42, liebrecht at grossmann-venter.com wrote:
> I have the situation here that as soon as clementine finishes a song 
> pulseaudio switches from my speakers to another output device.
> In the mixer for pulseaudio it indicates the other device as a 
> fallback device for output.

What pulseaudio mixer are you talking about? Is it pavucontrol? If not 
you should
use pavucontrol.

> The fallback icon unfortunately cannot be changed.
> I looked in the config file in /etc but could not find something that 
> will fix this.
> Second prise would be for the fallback buttons to work in the 
> pulseaudio mixer and not always on. and unswitchable.
This should normally work with pavucontrol.

> First prize would be to be able to have just a single output device, 
> .... my speakers.

In the configuration tab of pavucontrol, disable the other device (set 
the profile to off).


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