Archlinux on gnome
3.30. Until the most recent update (
3.30) I used
snd-aloop constantly to create a virtual sound device. After the update and a system reboot however it doesn't seem to work anymore.
When I do
sudo modprobe snd_aloop or
sudo modprobe snd-aloop the command exits with
0. The output of
snd_aloop too, however within
pauvcontrol I can not select the virtual audio device. It's also not listed under the
Output devices tab.
lsmod shows the module loaded properly I'm not sure where to troubleshoot either.
pactl list short sinks (and
sources) don't show the virtual device either.
/proc/asound/cards and it's in/out's under
/proc/asound/pcm lists the virutal device too.
What's worth noting is that when I try to use alsamixer to change the volume controls of the virtual soundcard, it says
This sound device does not have any capture controls. which I think is weird since there should be two (reg. input and monitor, both listed in
Logs are looking good to me:
Note that everything else is working fine with my sound and pulseaudio.