Alsa sound problems

Asked by Robert Nelson on 2007-06-25

How to get Alsaconf to gui?

Am trying to figure out an occasional problem and am unable to get alsa conf to do anything in a Terminal. I displays "not found"

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2007-06-26
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2007-06-26
Robert Nelson (nelson-robert) said : #1

I have found and installed both ALSA mixer and GUI, neither helps with the problem. Whjat is the procedure for invoking alsa conf via Terminal?

Cesare Tirabassi (norsetto) said : #2

alsaconf is not included in any ubuntu package I know of.
You can install it by downloading the latest alsa-utils package from ftp://ftp.alsa-project.org/pub/utils/ and compile the source yourself.
Note that you need asoundlib.h for compilation. You can check if you have it in /usr/include/alsa. If not you need to download and install the alsa-lib package too.

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