[arch-general] No sound after hal update
crdaley at gmail.com
Tue Nov 10 12:28:52 EST 2009
Never mind about that package on AUR, I can't get it to build.
On Tue, Nov 10, 2009 at 12:11 PM, Christopher Daley <crdaley at gmail.com>wrote:
> Have you tried running pulseaudio as a daemon? e.g. "/etc/rc.d/pulseaudio
> This would likely be a fix for now...
> If you're feeling daring, then maybe try out this udev-acl package I just
> put up on AUR. I have no idea if it will work, I just threw it together
> with the patch that was provided, and I'm not on an Arch box right now so I
> can't test it. I figured it would be interesting to see if this solved the
> problem though.
> I think the default way of starting pulse has become dependent on
> consolekit & policykit ever since the pulse user was removed.
> On Tue, Nov 10, 2009 at 9:34 AM, Magnus Therning <magnus at therning.org>wrote:
>> On Tue, Nov 10, 2009 at 10:59 AM, Christopher Daley <crdaley at gmail.com>
>> > Also, make sure your user is a member of the group 'audio'?
>> > If you're still having problems then run
>> > ls -l /dev/snd
>> > and show us the output
>> I'm having the same problem as OP. Re-configuring fails:
>> % groups
>> wheel audio users vboxusers pulse-access pulse-rt magnus
>> % alsamixer
>> ALSA lib pulse.c:229:(pulse_connect) PulseAudio: Unable to connect:
>> Connection refused
>> cannot open mixer: Connection refused
>> % ll /dev/snd
>> total 0
>> drwxr-xr-x 2 root root 60 2009-11-06 16:43 by-path
>> crw-rw----+ 1 root audio 116, 7 2009-11-06 16:43 controlC0
>> crw-rw----+ 1 root audio 116, 6 2009-11-06 16:43 hwC0D0
>> crw-rw----+ 1 root audio 116, 5 2009-11-10 11:19 pcmC0D0c
>> crw-rw----+ 1 root audio 116, 4 2009-11-10 11:19 pcmC0D0p
>> crw-rw----+ 1 root audio 116, 3 2009-11-06 16:43 seq
>> crw-rw----+ 1 root audio 116, 2 2009-11-06 16:43 timer
>> Any ideas of how to get my sound back?
>> Magnus Therning (OpenPGP: 0xAB4DFBA4)
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