sets volume via command line

amixer -c 0 set PCM 2dB+
this will increase the volume by 2 decibels on the pcm channel. the argument to -c is for which sound card to use, the arg after set is the channel (PCM, Master, etc.) and what to set by. related commands: amixer -c 0 set PCM 2dB- decrease volume by 2 decibels amixer -c 0 set PCM toggle toggle mute/unmute this is for alsa systems for mac os (and maybe other UNIX systems) osascript -e 'set Volume *' where * is any number (can have decimal points) between 0 and 10

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By: Fate
2009-02-22 22:06:46

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