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Old 01-04-2005, 05:12 PM   #1
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How do I change what sound card Alsa configures?

When I run "alsamixer" it says the card it is configuring is "Dummy". I know Linux detects my real sound card because it says so in "dmesg". How can I change what card "alsamixer" configures? Thanks.
Old 01-04-2005, 05:14 PM   #2
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alsamixer -c 0
alsamixer -c 1

Old 01-04-2005, 05:56 PM   #3
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if that doesn't work does alsaconf show the right card to set up.
Old 01-04-2005, 06:01 PM   #4
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Originally posted by saravkrish
alsamixer -c 0
alsamixer -c 1

Thanks, that made it change to my card.
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WOAH Thanks soo much saravkrish for your post... i've been searching for hours... and almost gave up for a while.
You rock


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