[SATLUG] Pulse-Audio Sound question

Al Castanoli afcasta at satx.rr.com
Tue Aug 2 15:53:53 CDT 2011

---- Robert Pearson <e2eiod at gmail.com> wrote: 
> On Sun, Jul 31, 2011 at 11:59 PM,  <hc at lookcee.com> wrote:
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> > On Wednesday, July 27, 2011 22:21, hc at lookcee.com said:
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> >> Hi gang
> >> Using Ubuntu 11.04 and I can use the equalizer in Banshee. It works great but when
> >> listening to online video not through Banshee the sound is often so bass driven it
> >> goes beyond what my Bose speakers will set. The main system sound is PulseAudio
> >> but there is no equalizer that i can find so the deep booming of the base is very
> >> annoying, it hurts. I tried to watch the Steven Hawkings series on everything and
> >> the background drumming hurts to much to enjoy it. So my need is how can I change
> >> the tone in the basic system audio filter to cure this sound problem.
> >> Thanks herb

> > Well after tons of searching it appears that the video is played with Flash and I can find no way to tap into the sound to adjust it...sigh
> > herb

> Well herb, I tried to play this URL
> <http://dsc.discovery.com/videos/stephen-hawking-story-of-everything/>
> with my Chromium browser on Ubuntu 11.04 "Natty Narwhal" and it played
> the front end commercial fine and then crashed. 

I'm watching the hawking cosmic sneeze video from the URL above on a Asus G73S running Scientific Linux 6.1 x86_64, and it's working just fine in Firefox.

I was a big Ubuntu fan and still use 10.04 LTS in a few places at home, but need something a tad more stable at work.

Al Castanoli

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