Volume multimedia keys changing wrong soundcard

Bug #26052 reported by PeterShinners on 2005-11-22
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
gnome-applets (Ubuntu)
Sebastien Bacher

Bug Description

Since switching to Breezy (and now Dapper) I've noticed the Volume Up and Volume
Down keys no longer change the suond volume. When I press the keys a little
speaker window appears with a progress bar that goes up and down with each keypress.

My computer has two soundcards, and I had to switch the default soundcard using
the Sound control panel applet. Once I made that switch everything works great,
but I am guessing the keyboard volume changing is not using the correct card.

I have the volume applet in my task bar set to use the correct sound card, and
can easily change the volume that way, but using the keyboard buttons can be

Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

Thanks for the bug report. This particular bug has already been reported into
our bug tracking system, but please feel free to report any further bugs you find.

This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 22876.

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