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Volume indicator not working after xubuntu 13.10 upgrade

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xubuntu-logo-icon-largeQ. My volume indicator is broken after the upgrade to Xubuntu 13.10. The sound still works.

 

A. This is a known bug, but can be easily fixed:

 

In a terminal window, run: 

sudo nano /usr/share/dbus-1/services/indicator-sound.service

Modify the line:

Exec=/usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/indicator-sound/indicator-sound-service

to 

Exec=/usr/lib/indicator-sound-gtk2/indicator-sound-service

Save (Ctrl+X -> press Y to save) and reboot.

Comments (2)
It worked for me
2 Thursday, 31 October 2013 14:19
Dave
Not sure about Jeff, but it worked for me. Thanks for sharing.
sound bug
1 Friday, 25 October 2013 03:32
jeff
this doesn't fix the problem though. I can't believe no sound was acceptable to release...

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