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Month: August 2016

Re: Re: MX-15 sound loss in VLC

From: deloptes <deloptes@...>
Date: Fri, 05 Aug 2016 11:18:10 +0200
Gene Heskett wrote:

> On Thursday 04 August 2016 20:58:50 deloptes wrote:
>> Gene Heskett wrote:
>> > and type in the fix it: alsactl restore.
>> perhaps try alsactl store ? It helps.
> Only if you have called up the alsoctl.gui and made it functional.
> No use storing defective settings into your home dir.
>> No issue here with the sound and never had, though this problem was
>> visible from time to time during the years on different machines after
>> upgrades, migration to new hardware etc etc. Storing the settings
>> solves it. This should be called on shutdown/reboot as well same as
>> restore on boot by the init script AFAIR.
>> I am not sure if TDE saves the state. My impression is it reads the
>> state from alsa.
> In which case it is reading a defective file in /root since the shutdowen
> and init stuff runs as root, whereas if I run the restore from a
> terminal, as me, then it reads a good file from my home dir, one that I
> previously saved after calling up the gui as me and making it work.

It is neither in user dir not in root dir. It is saved in