[alsa-devel] Problem setting mixer switch with amixer/alsactl.

Robert Jarzmik robert.jarzmik at free.fr
Thu Oct 23 19:45:20 CEST 2008

Mark Brown <broonie at sirena.org.uk> writes:

> On Thu, Oct 23, 2008 at 02:56:42PM +0100, Oliver Ford wrote:
>> The offending mixer switch has the truncated text name 'Speaker Mixer 
>> PCM Playback Swit' under amixer but it obviously is supposed to be 
>> 'Switch' on  the end. I don't know if that might somehow cause problems?
> This is normal - shouldn't be an issue except in UI terms, ALSA limits
> the length of names.

Mark, I don't think that's true.
I had that problem several monthes ago (remember my patch about alsa controls
length ?).

Do you remember that patch, which went into asoc-v2 ? :


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