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Re: No Sound - Puzzle

I thought debian had the pamixer command. Archlinux has this one and I think it may be something you can download and build from GitHub - cdemoulins/pamixer: Pulseaudio command line mixer

On Thu, 16 Nov 2017, Thomas George wrote:

Date: Thu, 16 Nov 2017 11:43:03
From: Thomas George <lists@tomgeorge.info>
To: debian-user@lists.debian.org
Subject: Re: No Sound - Puzzle
Resent-Date: Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:43:22 +0000 (UTC)
Resent-From: debian-user@lists.debian.org

I would like to try this but there is no pamixer. apropos pulseaudio shows many pa... commands but no pamixer. apt-cache search pamixer? returns a blank line.

On 11/15/2017 09:45 PM, Jude DaShiell wrote:
 please try all of this using pamixer, pulseaudio is controled by its own
 mixer software not by alsamixer.? Remember pulseaudio when installed
 manages alsa and not the other way around.

 On Wed, 15 Nov 2017, Thomas George wrote:

 Date: Wed, 15 Nov 2017 18:21:07
 From: Thomas George <lists@tomgeorge.info>
 To: debian-user@lists.debian.org
 Subject: Re: No Sound - Puzzle
 Resent-Date: Wed, 15 Nov 2017 23:28:49 +0000 (UTC)
 Resent-From: debian-user@lists.debian.org

 From a terminal run alsamixer, f6, select Xonar DSX

 On another terminal cd to a directory of ogg files, start a playback of a

 Oh the desktop start pulse audio volume control. Monitor shows strong
 active playback levels

 Switch to terminal running alsamixer, mute master front which mutes all
 output channels.

 Return to desktop pulse audio volume control, monitor continues to show
 strong active playback levels even though alsamixer thinks all output
 channels muted!

 The music goes down and around and comes out nowhere!

 On 11/15/2017 03:35 PM, Thomas George wrote:
 ?I just installed an Asus Xonar DSX pcie card. Alsamixer recognizes it
 ?PulseAudio Volume Control show a strong signal level during playback
 ?no sound from the speakers. The system works with the onboard Nvidia
 ?sound, no problems.

 ?I assume the problem is a missing linux driver for the Xonar but I have
 ?seen claims that Xonar works out of the box on linux systems.

 ?Does anyone have this working?

 ?I am using Debian Stretch.


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