0

I'd like to control the master volume with the designated volume buttons. I'm using Ubuntu Studio and it's got both Pulse and Jack.

Now, I think I would be happy if I could control PulseAudio because I normally stop Jack when I don't need it. I've tried the command amixer set Master 5%+ but it didn't work. I thought it would control ALSA, which is under either Jack or Pulse. Is that correct?

Does anybody have any suggestions?

4
  • Is the command „amixer set Master 5%+” or amixer set Master 5%+? I have suggested an edit for the latter. – ThunderBird May 22 '19 at 9:45
  • Sorry, I don't know what the difference is... I only used quotation marks to set the code apart from the text. – BRH May 22 '19 at 9:55
  • Alright, in that case, I have handled it properly. – ThunderBird May 22 '19 at 10:12
  • Yes, thank you! – BRH May 22 '19 at 10:32
2

This is a known bug with xfce4-volumed. Only workaround at this time is to open a terminal and type killall xfce4-volumed && xfce4-voumed.

Links to bug reports:

https://bugzilla.xfce.org/show_bug.cgi?id=15332

https://launchpad.net/bugs/1291855

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.