No Sound from Head phone Jack on Dell Studio 1558

Bug #568600 reported by Andy Ross on 2010-04-22
This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
linux (Ubuntu)
Daniel T Chen
Daniel T Chen

Bug Description

This bugfix is part of the upstream stable update for Lucid to (see Bug #583414).

This is a near-duplicate of bug #553022

The headphone jack correctly disables the builtin speakers, but does not emit
any sound. Passing "model=dell-m6" as a module option to snd-hda-intel is a

lspci output attached

Andy Ross (andy-plausible) wrote :
Andy Ross (andy-plausible) wrote :

Sorry, typo: this is a near-duplicate of bug #553002

Daniel T Chen (crimsun) on 2010-04-22
Changed in alsa-driver (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Daniel T Chen (crimsun)
importance: Undecided → Low
status: New → Triaged
madbiologist (me-again) wrote :

The abovementioned fix has been included upstream in kernel 2.6.34-rc6. From the changelog:

commit 5c1bccf645d4ab65e4c7502acb42e8b9afdb5bdc
Author: Daniel T Chen
Date: Thu Apr 22 17:54:45 2010 -0400

    ALSA: hda: Use STAC_DELL_M6_BOTH quirk for Dell Studio 1558


    The OR has verified that the dell-m6 model quirk is necessary for audio
    to be audible by default on the Dell Studio XPS 1645.

    This change is necessary for and alike.

    Reported-by: Andy Ross Tested-by: Andy Ross
    Cc: <email address hidden>
    Signed-off-by: Daniel T Chen
    Signed-off-by: Takashi Iwai

Andy Ross (andy-plausible) wrote :

This apparently didn't get commited? The fix has regressed in the 2.6.32-22-generic kernel that was just pushed, and my headphones are dead again.

Stefan Bader (smb) on 2010-06-10
description: updated
Martin Pitt (pitti) on 2010-06-11
affects: alsa-driver (Ubuntu) → linux (Ubuntu)

Accepted linux into lucid-proposed, the package will build now and be available in a few hours. Please test and give feedback here. See for documentation how to enable and use -proposed. Thank you in advance!

Changed in linux (Ubuntu Lucid):
status: New → Fix Committed
tags: added: verification-needed
Brian Burch (brian-pingtoo) wrote :

Works fine for me! Thanks for the quick response.

Martin Pitt (pitti) on 2010-06-12
tags: added: verification-done
removed: verification-needed
PavelMan (panasche) wrote :

What is the package name in lucid-proposed? I have enabled -proposed, and see the list of those. Which one do I try?
I am trying to get a dell studio xps to play sound through the headphone jack. Thanks.

Andy Whitcroft (apw) on 2010-06-18
Changed in linux (Ubuntu Maverick):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Brian Burch (brian-pingtoo) wrote :

you want the proposed new kernel package: linux-image-2.6.32-23-xxxx (perhaps the headers too - if you have any dkms modules that must be recompiled).

Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :
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This bug was fixed in the package linux - 2.6.32-23.37

linux (2.6.32-23.37) lucid-proposed; urgency=low

  [ Alex Deucher ]

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    - LP: #564559

  [ Andy Whitcroft ]

  * [Config] ports -- build in dm-mod to enable LVM boot
    - LP: #560717
  * tools -- fix perf version extraction for multi-part flavours
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  * SAUCE: ACPI: EC: Allow multibyte access to EC (v3)
    - LP: #526354
  * [Config] enforce -- ensure dm_mod is built-in for LVM
    - LP: #560717
  * update to ubuntu-debian:7e708d33054c373faf41da23b73e8b48c342d958
    - LP: #570500, #576274

  [ Chase Douglas ]

  * Revert "(pre-stable): input: ALPS - Add signature for HP Pavilion dm3
    - LP: #550625
  * Enable ftrace function profiler
    - LP: #570389
    - LP: #575940

  [ Leann Ogasawara ]

  * Revert "staging/comdi -- disable"
    - LP: #563436
  * [Config] Enable multicast routing for sparc
    - LP: #416266
  * [Config] Add ahci.ko to virtual sub-flavour
    - LP: #570542

  [ Stefan Bader ]

  * Revert "SAUCE: drm/i915: Disable FBC on 915GM and 945GM"
    - LP: #588832

  [ Tim Gardner ]

  * ubuntu: rtl8192se -- update to version 0015.0127.2010
    - LP: #567016
  * [Config] Add atl1c to nic-modules udeb
    - LP: #557130

  [ Upstream Kernel Changes ]

  * Revert "(pre-stable) iwlwifi: fix nfreed--"
    - LP: #575853
  * Revert "backlight: mbp_nvidia_bl - add five more MacBook variants"
    - LP: #575853
  * Revert "(pre-stable) pata_via: Add VIA VX900 support"
    - LP: #575853
  * Revert "(pre-stable) x86-32, resume: do a global tlb flush in S4
    - LP: #575853
  * Revert "x86: disable IOMMUs on kernel crash"
    - LP: #575853
  * Revert "sunrpc: fix peername failed on closed listener"
    - LP: #575853
  * Revert "sunrpc: move the close processing after do recvfrom method"
    - LP: #575853
  * Revert "(pre-stable) drm/edid: allow certain bogus edids to hit a fixup
    path rather than fail"
    - LP: #575853
  * Revert "drm/radeon/kms: don't print error on -ERESTARTSYS."
    - LP: #575853
  * Revert "ath9k: fix lockdep warning when unloading module" on stable
    - LP: #588832
  * Staging: comedi: removed "depricated" from COMEDI_CB_BLOCK
    - LP: #483343
  * fat: fix buffer overflow in vfat_create_shortname()
    - LP: #575853
  * xfs: simplify inode teardown
    - LP: #575853
  * xfs: fix mmap_sem/iolock inversion in xfs_free_eofblocks
    - LP: #575853
  * xfs: I/O completion handlers must use NOFS allocations
    - LP: #575853
  * xfs: Wrapped journal record corruption on read at recovery
    - LP: #575853
  * xfs: Fix error return for fallocate() on XFS
    - LP: #575853
  * xfs: check for not fully initialized inodes in xfs_ireclaim
    - LP: #575853
  * xfs: fix timestamp handling in xfs_setattr
    - LP: #575853
  * xfs: Don't flush stale inodes
    - LP: #575853
  * xfs: Ensure we force all busy extents in range to disk
    - LP: #575853
  * xfs: reclaim inodes under a write lock
    - LP: #575853
  * xfs: Avoid inodes in reclaim when flushing from inode cache
    - LP: #575853
  * xfs: recla...

Changed in linux (Ubuntu Lucid):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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