Fedora 11 nerfed my mixer

Matthew Garrett mjg at redhat.com
Thu Apr 23 13:13:28 UTC 2009

On Wed, Apr 22, 2009 at 10:16:18PM -0700, Adam Williamson wrote:
> On Wed, 2009-04-22 at 23:40 -0400, Dave Jones wrote:
> > Good thing it doesn't happen on other more common cards then.
> > Like say, the emu10k1. 
> > http://www.codemonkey.org.uk/junk/wtf/alsa-mixer-o-doom.jpg
> OK, so there's clearly a bug there.
> Again to take the approach of the PulseAudio cheerleaders: this should
> clearly be reported to the upstream project so it gets resolved. =)

The "bug" is exposing all of the native mixer functionality in the alsa 
mixer implementation and then presenting that in the UI. This is 
precisely the problem that PA's mixer design fixes.

Matthew Garrett | mjg59 at srcf.ucam.org

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