Stereo Jack Quirks

Steven ** montgoss at
Tue Jul 29 23:26:56 CEST 2008

The thing is, that's not a stereo jack.  It's a headset jack.  They
have a different number of "rings".  It sounds like you don't have the
right plug on your speakers.


On Tue, Jul 29, 2008 at 3:59 PM, Karthik Kumar <karthikkumar at> wrote:
> Hi,
> I noticed that pushing the stereo jack in until there isn't a visible
> connector gap doesn't output any sound at all. Playing with alsamixer
> won't help as well. I need to pull the connector a few mm back
> (typically 2-3mm) to get it to work on both speakers. Do other device
> owners have this problem?
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> Karthik
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