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2answers
152 views

No external sound on Ubuntu 9.10

I have Ubuntu 9.10. Headphones appear to work fine. External speakers - nothing. There are so many sound preferences I have no idea what or which combination. Went to terminal and ran alsamixer which ...
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2answers
681 views

Playing sound on local computer after command in SSH connection

I'm in a ssh connection and I would like to play a sound after a command completes (not on the server where I connected). Something: ssh me@somewhere.com make && play-sound-local I have ...
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1answer
4k views

How to play from mic to speakers in Ubuntu Karmic?

Ok, I have a silly problem. I have few bluetooth headsets lying around and I want to make DIY baby monitor out of them. All I need is for some application to listen to the mic and send it to the ...
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1answer
2k views

Ubuntu 9.1 - Audio coming from both speakers and headphones

I have an HP Compaq nc8230 that has an annoying little problem with it's audio devices in Ubuntu 9.1. When I have the headphones plugged in, the audio continues to play simultaneously through the ...
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1answer
389 views

Amarok on Ubuntu 9.10 rapidly skipping tracks

Subject really says it all. When I try to click on any track, Amarok rapidly moves through the playlist, pulling external information (wikipedia etc) for each song, but not playing it. I feel like it ...
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4answers
882 views

Sound is not working in windows xp after reboot

I have two operating systems:Ubuntu 9.10 and windows xp. When I switch from ubuntu to windows there's no sound.(Soundcard creative sound blaster audigy 24 bit). Any idea how to repare it?
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1answer
55 views

Ubuntu Karmic…audio is shady and useless source names

I've got 3 audio outputs (headphones, speakers, and usb headphones) but the source names in all the video players are pretty useless...Pulse, Alsa, Unix, etc. Is there an easy way to get more ...
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1answer
3k views

Audio jack not working properly in Ubuntu

The audio jack on the front panel of my HP TouchSmart IQ770 is not working correctly in Ubuntu (9.10 and 8.04). When I connect a headphone or a speaker to the jack, Ubuntu plays sound in both speakers ...
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3answers
416 views

How can I adjust by how much the sound volume changes every time I press the volume change keys?

For example if the volume is 48 and I press the volume up key the new value will be 56. What would I have to do to make it go to 52? I use both keyboard and remote control keys.
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1answer
2k views

How to make “Sound Profiles” on Ubuntu 9.10

I have Ubuntu 9.10 with an internal sound card and a (usb-connected) Microsoft Livechat LX-3000 Headphone/microphone set. Currently when I want to skype for example, I plug in my headset and have to ...
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4answers
21k views

how to hear mic sound over speakers- Ubuntu karmic

I want to hear the sound that goes into the notebook's mic from the notebook's speaker itself. I am on Ubuntu 9.10
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5answers
1k views

Java kills sound on Karmic

Every time I run a java application, one of two things happen: Either I lose sound in all other programs (even after quitting the java app) or if some other application is already playing sound, the ...
2
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1answer
312 views

How do I make MythTV remember its audio settings?

I'm running MythTV on Ubuntu 9.10 and I'm having problems with audio settings. I have one combined backend/frontend and two other frontends. One of the frontends has two audio outputs: the one built ...
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3answers
3k views

Sound crackling/popping in Ubuntu 9.10?

I seem to be experiencing huge amounts of sound poping/crackling on my linux install. The sound preferences are way different than 9.04 so I can't test out other drivers for audio. Any suggestions ...
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4answers
9k views

Ubuntu 9.10 x64 has no sound, while Ubuntu 9.04 32 bit does

I installed Ubuntu 9.10 x64 recently. Up until now I've been on 32 bit Ubuntu. For the first time since installing it, I went and tried to play a Youtube video. There was no sound. So a quick test to ...
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1answer
4k views

VirtualBox sound problem under Ubuntu

As I recently upgraded to karmic I started to see the following stuff in the logs when I run VirtualBox: Oct 30 18:14:34 apocalypse pulseaudio[2813]: alsa-source.c: Resume failed, couldn't restore ...
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3answers
1k views

How do I make my “Fn + Volume Up/Down” keys adjust my headphone channel in Ubuntu Karmic?

I solved this problem in Jaunty, but the Sound preferences menu has extensively changed in Karmic. What is the new way to do this? Original question: I always have my master channel muted, and I ...