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by mikesailin
August 6th, 2019, 4:23 pm
Forum: Help
Topic: Very low audio from HDMI and no volume control
Replies: 8
Views: 863

Re: Very low audio from HDMI and no volume control

Thanks. Changing "hw:0,0" to "hw:0,3" did solve the problem. I confess that I am ignorant of the exact meaning of the "hw:0,3" statement. I see that the "3" means HDMI3, but what is the meaning of the rest of it? Thanks again. The problem is solved.
by mikesailin
August 6th, 2019, 3:08 pm
Forum: Help
Topic: Very low audio from HDMI and no volume control
Replies: 8
Views: 863

Re: Very low audio from HDMI and no volume control

Here is the output of aplay -l: **** List of PLAYBACK Hardware Devices **** card 0: PCH [HDA Intel PCH], device 0: CX20641 Analog [CX20641 Analog] Subdevices: 1/1 Subdevice #0: subdevice #0 card 0: PCH [HDA Intel PCH], device 3: HDMI 0 [HDMI 0] Subdevices: 1/1 Subdevice #0: subdevice #0 ************...
by mikesailin
August 6th, 2019, 2:47 pm
Forum: Help
Topic: Very low audio from HDMI and no volume control
Replies: 8
Views: 863

Re: Very low audio from HDMI and no volume control

aplay -l output: **** List of PLAYBACK Hardware Devices **** card 0: PCH [HDA Intel PCH], device 0: CX20641 Analog [CX20641 Analog] Subdevices: 1/1 Subdevice #0: subdevice #0 card 0: PCH [HDA Intel PCH], device 3: HDMI 0 [HDMI 0] Subdevices: 1/1 Subdevice #0: subdevice #0 ***************************...
by mikesailin
August 6th, 2019, 1:46 pm
Forum: Help
Topic: Very low audio from HDMI and no volume control
Replies: 8
Views: 863

Re: Very low audio from HDMI and no volume control

I tried those two things: I added the format line to alsa output section, and I commented out the software volume line, but to no avail. The symptom is as before.
by mikesailin
August 6th, 2019, 11:45 am
Forum: Help
Topic: Very low audio from HDMI and no volume control
Replies: 8
Views: 863

Very low audio from HDMI and no volume control

SOLVED!! I am running Arch Linux on an old Dell desktop with HDMI output. The HDMI output is connected to a TV. This configuration has worked well for both audio and video (eg youtube, kodi, rhythmbox). I have installed MPD and Cantata as a client. All works well except that the audio volume is extr...