Originally posted by moger
I thought I have done an alsactl store before only to lose my settings. Hmm.. maybe not. I use GNOME by the way.
I don't understand this, you ran alsactl store BEFORE alsamixer?
The correct way to do this is:
I dunno if GNOME has the same "feature" as KDE to save you sound settings overriding the ones that alsa has.