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this toggles mute on the Master channel of an alsa soundcard

Terminal - this toggles mute on the Master channel of an alsa soundcard
on="off"; off="on"; now=$(amixer get Master | tr -d '[]' | grep "Playback.*%" |head -n1 |awk '{print $7}'); amixer sset Master ${!now}
2009-02-25 09:03:08
User: hans
Functions: amixer get grep tr
this toggles mute on the Master channel of an alsa soundcard

I've had this as mute.sh in my ~/bin/ for some time.


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Terminal - Alternatives
amixer sset Master toggle

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