The file /etc/default/pulseaudio does not exist

Asked by Anders on 2016-04-27

Hi - my problem is that i need to change the flag PULSEADUIO_SYSTEM_START to 1 for my system.

But when i try to run "sudo nano /etc/default/pulseaudio" (is the file where this flag is set) the file does not exist!

###I have verfied that pulseaduio is installed:
sudo apt-get install pulseaudio
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
pulseaudio is already the newest version.
0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.

###The system im running
Raspberry Pi 3 with Linux raspberrypi 4.1.18-v7+ #846 SMP Thu Feb 25 14:22:53 GMT 2016 armv7l GNU/Linux

Can anyone help me with this? :-)

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2016-04-30
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2016-04-30

What is the output of:

lsb_release -a; uname -a

Thanks

Anders (almaasanders) said : #2

Hi Andrew, that returns:

pi@raspberrypi:~ $ lsb_release -a; uname -a
No LSB modules are available.
Distributor ID: Raspbian
Description: Raspbian GNU/Linux 8.0 (jessie)
Release: 8.0
Codename: jessie
Linux raspberrypi 4.1.18-v7+ #846 SMP Thu Feb 25 14:22:53 GMT 2016 armv7l GNU/Linux

That's not Ubuntu. It's Raspian and nothing to do with Ubuntu. Only Ubuntu and Canonical releases are supported here. You want the Raspian forum here:
https://www.raspberrypi.org/forums/viewforum.php?f=66

Thanks

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