[Pkg-alsa-devel] Bug#552262: Bug#552262: alsa-tools-gui: Playback audio of MiaMidi muted

Elimar Riesebieter riesebie at lxtec.de
Sat Oct 24 21:23:23 UTC 2009

severity 552262 normal

* Dr. Tino Engländer [091024 22:31 +0200]
> Package: alsa-tools-gui
> Version: 1.0.21-1
> Severity: important

From your point of view this should be important, but for the others
of 50thousands of als users ist shouldn't ;-)

> After installing the version of "testing" the playback of sound is
> muted for the analog and the digital output of my MiaMidi card.
> The graphical mixer shows the output signal in the corresponding
> channel (e.g. V0 and V1). But the output is nearly muted (changes
> slightly below -120dB which is not detectable by the following
> devices).  If I mix the analog input to the output (In A0 -> Out
> A0) the card works as expected and the output is not muted. The
> problem is only related to pure playback using the virtual outputs
> 0-7.
> After downgrading the version to 1.0.16-2 (stable) I get the error
> message "echomixer: control.c:400: snd_ctl_elem_read: Zusicherung
> »ctl && control && (control->id.name[0] || control->id.numid)«
> nicht erfüllt.".
> Because of this problem I am currently not more able to use my
> soundcard. I would appreciate any help to overcome this situation.

Hmm, alsa-tools are not essential to run a soundcard. What tells

$ cat /proc/asound/cards



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