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Old 01-01-2005, 10:07 AM   #1
Registered: May 2003
Location: Sweden
Distribution: Gentoo, Slackware 9.1, Slackware 8.1, Mac OS X (if it counts...)
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alsamixer settings won't stick, "alsactl restore" as root after song change

So, I seem to have a problem with alsa.

I've set my channel levels in alsamixer and stored the settings with "alsactl store" as root. But when (in this case) the mp3-file I've been playing ends and the next one starts my channel levels are messed up and everything sounds awful. I have to issue the command "alsactl restore" after every song change. The problem is that two channels (EMU10K1 PCM 3 & EMU10K1 PCM 3) raises itselves to max. By running "alsactl restore" they are set back to about 65%.

any ideas?


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