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Volume is always on max. The volume indicator is showing three dashes and does not show anything when I click on it. Clicking the "sound" button in settings causes it to recursively reopen settings. pulseaudio --start doesn't help.

EDIT: This has only started happening after the upgrade to 13.10

EDIT 2: This is in Unity, yes.

EDIT 3: killall unity-panel-service works and does reload the panels, but previous problems persist.

EDIT 4: alsamixer seems absolutely fine.

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in Ubuntu? sounds suspiciously like the bug in Xubuntu. –  Elfy Nov 2 '13 at 9:32

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