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To change the jack from input to output for any computer or laptop I followed this question:

How do I change which audio jacks are used for input and output?

But the Python script does not work. This is the message I get:

$ sudo python
Using temporary directory: /dev/shm/hda-analyzer
You may remove this directory when finished or if you like to
download the most recent copy of hda-analyzer tool.
Downloading file
Downloading file
Downloading file
Downloading file
Downloading file
Downloading file
Downloaded all files, executing
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/dev/shm/hda-analyzer/", line 36, in <module>
    from hda_codec import HDACodec, HDA_card_list, HDA_Exporter_pyscript, \
  File "/run/shm/hda-analyzer/", line 330
IndentationError: expected an indented block
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closed as off topic by Takkat, user68186, Eric Carvalho, Raja, Seth May 1 '13 at 16:22

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This is clearly a bug in the script from the ALSA project and should be reported there. As such this question is off topic here (seeFAQ). – Takkat May 1 '13 at 12:29
up vote 1 down vote accepted

Fixed all the basic problems and manged to open the GUI.

sudo wget -O /run/shm/hda-analyzer/

And then do

sudo python

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Oops. I ll try and give the diff output – thefourtheye May 1 '13 at 12:39
Uploaded it to ideone :) – thefourtheye May 1 '13 at 12:50
Hope this is an unbreakable link then ;) – Takkat May 1 '13 at 12:51
Yup. Ideone is an awesome website. Please try that, if you haven’t yet. – thefourtheye May 1 '13 at 12:53
how do i save it – Scott Hunt May 1 '13 at 13:57

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