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yambar-modules-alsa(5) File Formats Manual yambar-modules-alsa(5)

NAME

alsa - Monitors an alsa soundcard for volume and mute/unmute changes

TAGS

Name Type Description
online bool True when the ALSA device has successfully been opened
dB range Volume level (in dB), with min and max as start and end range values.
volume range Volume level (raw), with min and max as start and end range values
percent range Volume level, as a percentage. This value is based on the dB tag if available, otherwise the volume tag.
muted bool True if muted, otherwise false

CONFIGURATION

Name Type Req Description
card string yes The soundcard name. default might work.
mixer string yes Mixer channel to monitor. Master might work.
volume string no The name of the channel to use as source for the volume level (default: first available channel, usually "Front Left").
muted string no The name of the channel to use as source for the muted state (default: first available channel, usually "Front Left").

EXAMPLES

bar:

left:
- alsa:
card: hw:PCH
mixer: Master
content: {string: {text: "{volume}"}}

SEE ALSO

yambar-modules(5), yambar-particles(5), yambar-tags(5), yambar-decorations(5)

2023-07-20