[arch-general] Configure default bluetooth profile in PulseAudio?
mranolfi at gmail.com
Mon Jan 18 18:40:17 UTC 2021
In your pulse configuration file (normally called 'default.pa', look up for
the 'load-module module-card-restore', uncomment it if it's commented, add
a blank space and include 'restore_bluetooth_profile=true'.
On Mon, Jan 18, 2021 at 6:00 AM Uwe Sauter via arch-general <
arch-general at lists.archlinux.org> wrote:
> Unfortunately, configuring
> load-module module-bluetooth-policy auto_switch=2
> has no effect on both PCs I tried. It seems that the browsers I'm using
> (Firefox & Opera) don't request an input stream
> which might trigger the BT profile change but iterate over existing
> devices, thus they don't see any input.
> I'd really prefer a static configuration…
> Am 13.01.21 um 10:34 schrieb Ben Oliver via arch-general:
> > I think auto-switching might not be so bad if it works as advertised.
> > With regards to your static configuration, pulse seems to remember your
> preferences pretty well.
> > I just ran youtube over my headphones and mpv over my speakers. (used
> pavucontrol to set it up)
> > Disconnected the headphones, everything went to speakers.
> > Reconnected the headphones, only youtube went back to them. mpv stayed
> on the speakers as before.
> > In this scenario, perhaps auto switching would work for you since your
> speakers should remain unaffected.
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