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Old 10-30-2004, 09:26 PM   #1
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Incrementing volume through amixer


I am trying to make it so that I can change the volume of my speakers through the keyboard. I'm going to add a couple lines to my ~/.fluxbox/keys to call a command like amixer to +/- the current volume.

The only problem is, I can't find any way to do this with amixer. I see a way to set the absolute volume (e.g., amixer set Master 95) but not to a value +/- the current volume.

Is there another program I can use to do this?

Thanks.
 
Old 10-30-2004, 09:42 PM   #2
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A friend here helped me out. It's aumix -v +x or aumix -v -x, where x is the volume difference.
 
  


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