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Prevent applications from changing microphone gain


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Aug 20, 2022
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I use discord but when I switch my input device it automatically adjusts my device gain settings. I have automatic gain adjustment disabled, but like I've seen in other posts elsewhere it doesn't seem to matter. I've found this askubuntu post which covers how to prevent applications from automatically adjusting gain altogether - which I've settled on as the best solution, especially since I've developed a precise setup of a low mic gain leading into a background noise filtering application that is amplified - but it uses pulseaudio whereas Pop!_OS uses pipewire. The alsa config for wireplumber seems to differ from that of pulseaudio, so is there any way in pipewire to get this same result?
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