[pulseaudio-discuss] Docs missing for `module-switch-on-port-available`?

Tanu Kaskinen tanuk at iki.fi
Sat Mar 7 05:47:39 UTC 2020

On Fri, 2020-03-06 at 14:58 +0200, Leho Kraav wrote:
> On Fri, Mar 06, 2020 at 02:56:09PM +0200, Leho Kraav wrote:
> > On Fri, Mar 06, 2020 at 10:57:58AM +0200, Tanu Kaskinen wrote:
> > > > Tyvm. It is unclear why one should prefer one over the other, in both 
> > > > directions, what's the specific example use case.
> > > > 
> > > > Can, or should, or shouldn't they be loaded simultaneously?
> Why I even started digging into this was: every time I plug into my
> USB-C docks, their internal USB Audio soundcards become the default
> sinks.
> Except I don't have anything connected to the dock audio connectors,
> which means I would like to have Pulseaudio avoid switching to it.
> It still looks like the feshly minted module-switch-on-connect blacklist
> argument might be the thing to aim for?
> I'm not finding any other obvious way to achieve ^^^^

The blacklist can be used for this, yes. But do you actually need
module-switch-on-connect? If you have only one sink you want to use,
you can remove module-switch-on-connect from the configuration and set
the default sink once and it will be remembered.



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