Volume Control - Fedora Core 2

Ow Mun Heng Ow.Mun.Heng at wdc.com
Thu Sep 16 04:47:27 UTC 2004

On Thu, 2004-09-16 at 11:41, Beej-in-GA wrote:
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: Ben Halicki
> To: fedora-list at redhat.com
> Sent: Wednesday, September 15, 2004 7:58 PM
> Subject: Volume Control - Fedora Core 2
> Hi all,
> Anyone know why the volume control is always set to minimum when I first
> boot the PC?  Doesn't seem to hold its last setting when I shutdown.

> I assume you are running alsa.  As Root, open a terminal window and run
> alsamixer.  Set all levels as you like them.  Then after having done so, run
> alsactl and store your settings.  Test by running a detect soundcard.  If
> you hear the music at the desired level. Test by rebooting.  If this does
> not work, post what hardware you are running.  There may be other things

> Please know that I'm very knew to this and only know what I've done that has
> worked, and, perhaps more importantly, what hasn't.  All else FM (Farking
> Magic).

Well, when I had this problem in RH9 days, I wrote my own initscript to
parse the alsactl settings during bootup.

Ow Mun Heng
Fedora GNU/Linux Core 2 on D600 1.4Ghz CPU kernel
Neuromancer 12:46:01 up 1 day, 3:30, 8 users, load average: 1.19, 1.94,

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