Bug 1012858 - Browser audio stopped working after upgrade from fedora 19 -> 20-alpha [NEEDINFO]
Browser audio stopped working after upgrade from fedora 19 -> 20-alpha
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: pulseaudio (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
unspecified Severity urgent
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Assigned To: Lennart Poettering
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2013-09-27 05:27 EDT by Nilesh Patil
Modified: 2015-06-29 08:28 EDT (History)
7 users (show)

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Description Nilesh Patil 2013-09-27 05:27:17 EDT
Description of problem:
Browser audio (including google-chrome) was working perfecting until I upgrade to 20-alpha yesterday. I could not use many browser based communication channels internally in Red Hat because of this problem.  

I have all latest updates even to support testing on fedora 20-alpha but certainly it would be very difficult if I can't use it as I use firefox with bluejeans for many conference/meetings. 
Lenovo X230  

How reproducible:
Run any audio in "Firefox" and "Google Chrome" browser 

Let me know what logs would you need to debug this issue. Thank you.
Comment 1 Brendan Jones 2013-09-27 08:00:59 EDT
Reassigning to pulseaudio (aubio! ha)
Comment 2 Rex Dieter 2013-09-27 08:31:36 EDT
Can you provide an example or test-case for the problem(s) you describe? (primarily for purposes of testing reproducibility)
Comment 3 Andrew Hutchings 2013-12-05 17:37:03 EST
Try changing the output device in the Gnome sound config.  I've found it won't automatically assign the sound device correctly on my X220 in F20 and I have to manually select every time I dock/undock.

See also bug #1034882
Comment 4 Fedora End Of Life 2015-05-29 05:27:51 EDT
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