This daemon is responsible of making the volume up/down and mute keys of the keyboard work automatically, and uses the Xfce 4 mixer's defined card and track for chosing which track to act on. It also provides volume change / mute toggle notifications if the notification server used supports x-canonical-
*XVD is no longer maintained* It relies on libkeybinder and gst-0.10, both of which are superseded, and it needs to integrate a longstand PulseAudio support patch. I will, eventually, rewrite xvd with libxfce4utils instead of libkeybinder and gst1.0 instead of gst-0.10. If you want to contribute to Xfce by fixing an old but useful piece of code, get in touch with me!
Source code: http://
Translations: not needed
Bug tracker: here, albeit note XVD is unmaintained
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how to switch or change defalut sound card that xfce4-volumed pointed to that ??
Posted on 2012-05-14
xfce4-volumed controls Microphone track instead of Speaker track
Posted on 2009-11-11
no notifications with hp dv7
Posted on 2009-11-07
Co-operation with xfce4-notifyd.
Posted on 2009-10-24
All FAQs FAQs for xfce4-volumed
All bugs Latest bugs reported
Bug #1524903: Restart session icon is not themed
Reported on 2015-12-10
Bug #1351229: xvd_mixer.c:51:sometimes-uninitialized ?
Reported on 2014-08-01
Bug #1323030: Implement microphone mute (with compile-time switch)
Reported on 2014-05-25
Bug #1234719: Quick launcher does not give easy access to application icons
Reported on 2013-10-03
Bug #1038690: xfce: mute key only deactivates
Reported on 2012-08-19