[mythtv-users] MythTv volume is too low
alastair.kerr at ed.ac.uk
Wed Sep 5 11:30:43 UTC 2007
Bearcat M. Sandor wrote:
> I just got a SoundBlaster Extigy. It is connected directly to my amplifier. I
> have Mythtv working, except for the volume. If i have my volume sliders all
> the way up, the sound is a good volume. The problem is that if i play media
> at these levels, i will be blasted out of my chair.
> If i toggle the Line-in (raw feed), it's a good volume.
> I need to get the internal volume of Mythtv louder. I have tried turning off
> the internal mixer and leaving it on with everything at 100% (which only
> changes my alsamixer levels, so i'm not sure what the point is. It's not
> truely a separate mixer such as you'd see with the volume control on amarok
> or totem)
> Any ideas? I'm quite concerned about killing my ears accidentally. As a side
> note, is there a way to put a limiter on alsa volumes?
I had this problem. Disabling the sound mixer on my OS (Kbuntu) and
using the one in mythtv fixed it.
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