Bug#562086: pulseaudio does not remember volume settings, always set to 0

Nathan A. Stine nathan.stine at gmail.com
Sun Aug 5 14:17:14 UTC 2012

On Wed, 2012-08-01 at 15:40 +0200, Alexander Kurtz wrote:
> Hi everybody,
> On Wed, 2009-11-18 at 18:12 +0100, Andreas Unterkircher wrote:
> > Everytime I start up my system, the volume control of pulseaudio is set to 0 -
> > to the lowest possible level, the 'Mute' option isn't active.
> This bug is quite old and unfortunately I was never able to reproduce
> it, so I'm thinking about closing it in a week or two.
> Do any of you guys still experience the problem today? If so, does
> upgrading pulseaudio to version 2.0-3 (currently in testing) or 2.0-4
> (currently in unstable; fixes #673847) help?
> Best regards
> Alexander Kurtz


I still can reproduce the bug so long as I do not use Ludovico's patch
to /etc/init.d/alsa-utils.  I've had that patch in place for awhile, so
I didn't know if it was still a problem until just now (when I disabled


Nathan A. Stine

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