[alsa-devel] HDA intel, wired headset w/mic, jack mic detect

David Henningsson david.henningsson at canonical.com
Fri Feb 24 07:25:19 CET 2012

On 02/23/2012 08:09 PM, Kevin Hilman wrote:
> Hello,
> I'm trying to get a wired headset with a mic working on MacBookAir
> running v3.0 (3.0.0-13-generic from Ubuntu to be precise.)
> It has Intel HDA audio[1] and everything works fine, including the
> built-in mic.  The only think I can't seem to get working is a headset
> w/mic.
> I know the HW for dynamic detect works because the mic is detected
> dynamically under OSX.  Is there some setting I need to tweak in order
> to enable the automatic mic detection?
> Thanks for any pointers,

Hi Kevin,

You can try upgrading your alsa version to the daily snapshot using this 
method: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Audio/UpgradingAlsa/DKMS

David Henningsson, Canonical Ltd.

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