[Techtalk] pulseaudio defaults help

Carla Schroder carla at bratgrrl.com
Tue Jun 2 16:53:38 UTC 2015

On Mon, 1 Jun 2015 14:42:52 -0700
Carla Schroder <carla at bratgrrl.com> wrote:

> o great techtalkers,
> I want to assign audio device defaults like Skype > built-in analog
> stereo, and music (like Banshee) to USB Audio Device. After much
> effort and research I am sadly thinking this is not possible. PA
> doesn't even remember my default Source and Playback streams, but
> changes them randomly when it's bored. I'm using the graphical tools
> like pavucontrol and padevchooser. 
> Any hints? Helps? Weapons of destruction?

I'm starting to think that this is not possible, and that the designers
of PA expect us to spend our days manually changing the settings every
time we want to use a different sound app or device.


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