Re: Volume control
- Date: Sun, 19 Nov 2017 11:42:37 +0200
- From: Georgi Naplatanov <gosho@xxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Volume control
On 11/19/2017 11:20 AM, Rainer Dorsch wrote:
> Hi Georgi,
> thanks for your quick reply.
> On Sonntag, 19. November 2017 01:12:37 CET Georgi Naplatanov wrote:
>> On 11/18/2017 11:17 PM, Rainer Dorsch wrote:
>>> I have a desktop with external speakers and a Logitech USB headset
>>> Bus 002 Device 005: ID 046d:0a44 Logitech, Inc. Headset H390
>>> I use pulseaudio to route the audio to the external speakers, the
>>> headset, or both. That works well.
>>> The headset has volume control buttons, but they always control the
>>> volume of the external speakers and no the headset. Can anybody tell if
>>> there is a way to fix this?
>> I have Logitech headset but I don't know exact model number. This is the
>> output of lsusb:
>> Bus 003 Device 002: ID 046d:0a45 Logitech, Inc.
>> When I use volume control on my headset it changes volume but I have no
>> device attached to analog audio output. When I attach my old headset to
>> analog audio output then the old headset becomes the default. Pulseaudio
>> is very clever sometimes so I guess that the solution for your problem
>> is something very simple. Maybe your default device is not your headset
>> (this is just a guess).
> Indeed, changing the default fixed the problem:
> rd@blackbox:~/.pulse$ cp /etc/pulse/default.pa .
> rd@blackbox:~/.pulse$ diff -u /etc/pulse/default.pa default.pa
> --- /etc/pulse/default.pa 2017-01-20 00:49:55.000000000 +0100
> +++ default.pa 2017-11-19 09:12:02.704724047 +0100
> @@ -136,5 +136,5 @@
> load-module module-filter-apply
> ### Make some devices default
> -#set-default-sink output
> +set-default-sink alsa_output.usb-Logitech_Logitech_USB_Headset-00.analog-
> #set-default-source input
> Do I really need a full copy of /etc/pulse/default.pa in ~/.pulse?
I don't know. I don't know much about PulseAudio.
> affraid that I miss changes which package maintainers implement.... I would
> prefer to just specify the delta configuration.
> My headset has a mute button, that does not have any effect at all, any ideas
> how I can fix this?
On my headset it seems that mute button stops microphone's input and
it's working on my computer. This may be another "default" thing on your