Everything was working until today, the gnome-sound-applet does not detect any sound card. Alsamixer however is working and I can change volume. I noticed that pulseaudio is not running and that ...
I am running a minimal Debian 6 x86_64 setup with pulseaudio, alsa and gnome-settings-daemon. Whenever I press a media key, gnome-settings-daemon spits the following out to stderr: ** ...