[LAU] Record levels lower in Alsa than Jack
rosegardener at freeode.co.uk
Fri Nov 6 11:55:38 CET 2020
On Fri, 6 Nov 2020 11:17:30 +0100 Fons Adriaensen wrote:
> On Thu, Nov 05, 2020 at 10:38:39PM +0000, John Murphy wrote:
> > > First advice: get rid of PA and its braindead controls. If you disable
> > > PA when using Jack, do the same when using arecord.
> > Can't seem to do that, unfortunately.
> Something like
> pasuspender -- jackd ...
> pasuspender -- arecord ...
> should do it.
> This temporarily suspends PA while the command after -- runs,
> There are also ways disable PA permanently.
> But I'm not a PA expert, I just don't install it.
Thank you again. I'll try that, but I've found that jack_capture has a
--recording-time Additional argument and says that it 'can connect to
any input or output jack port'. I saw it mentioned at
but the link didn't take me anywhere useful, so I looked elsewhere eventually.
is a better source.
You'll understand I'd rather use jack if possible. :)
More information about the Linux-audio-user