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Old 13th November 2008
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Default Sound Problem.

Hi.

For some reason I can't use the software volume on my programs -
Mplayer, Xmms & audacious. My sound card is working (read the faq on
setting up the sound-card) Un-muted everything and set the correct
volume levels..

I have to control the sound volume from the speakers, a bit of a hassle
since my speakers aren't within reaching distance.

Any idea how to fix this?

TIA..

P.S.

I installed the audacious-plugins, still no luck..
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Old 14th November 2008
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Can you provide us with the output from the following command?:
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mixer
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>Un-muted everything and set the correct
volume levels..

As far as I know there is no mixer in OpenBSD like in FreeBSD. At least I did not find anyone. Enter mixerctl and look for muted channels, maybe you have enable some more.

http://www.openbsd.org/cgi-bin/man.c...86&format=html
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Off topic, but there is a sound server in OpenBSD -current, enabling the use of multiple sound sources. A "mixer", by some definitions:

http://undeadly.org/cgi?action=artic...20081027151344
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