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Re: lxpanel volume control cannot be toggled mute/unmute with keyboard


> On Dec 19, 2013, at 5:08 AM, Lars Noodén wrote:
>> I'm finding that the mute button on the keyboard (several models of
>> keyboard) only act to mute, not as a toggle to unmute:
>> https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/lxpanel/+bug/1262572
>> Anyone else with a mute button or volume buttons seeing this?
>> Regards,
>> /Lars
On 12/19/2013 11:07 PM, keith@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
> @Lars
> I did a fresh, guided install from the PPC 20131218 Alternate CD this
> morning.
> I am seeing similar (but not identical) problems with my Apple USB
> Extended Keyboard sound keys.  I sometimes need to hit the mute key
> twice to get it to work, and there is a noticeable delay for the volume
> to come up (or go down) on my attached speakers--like they fade in, or
> fade out when using the mute key. The keys never completely cease too
> function, though.
> For what it's worth, I tested my PPC 13.10 installation, and got the
> same behavior. (This doesn't happen when I am in OS X, so I know it's
> not the keyboard.)
> Do you think this is enough to confirm the bug?
> Best regards,
> Keith
It's close but not quite the same.  For me it's not unmuting at all.  I
get the same problem on i386.


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