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I am unable to get debian to automatically mute the rear port when I put my headphones into the front ports.

I have already played with auto mute in alsamixer!

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What audio chipset do you have? – Darth Android Jul 10 '13 at 21:53
    
Realtek ACL260 on HDA Intel – Liam Dolman Jul 10 '13 at 21:56

I have had this problem before. Try reinstlling the mixer software. You have to find the exact same software or it wont work

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try this website, it got good rates auspisoft.com/r/realtek_acl260.html – Hunter Jul 20 '13 at 19:49
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The issue was defiantly hardware based I installed a sound card and everything now works fine.

Issue was the same after reinstalling the mixer software, changing versions of debian and testing with ubuntu live.

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