• Loopback crackling sound with motherboard audio.


    Hello all,

    Just moved from Arch to Antergos because I have had difficulties installing it on my new desktop. Anyway I like to play my PC audio and PS4 audio from my speakers when I play so I can listen to music or talk to friends on discord while playing - to do this I plug the TV output into my PC’s audio in port on the motherboard. Then run:

    pactl load-module module-loopback latency_msec=1
    

    which plays back the audio input through my speakers with everything else and I can use my PC as a mixer and in the past this has worked brilliantly but on my new PC I get this crackling noise and it’s only when I have loaded this module - normal audio use works fine, no crackling. When this module is loaded and I unplug the audio cable it still crackles. I feel this is an audio incompatibility with pulse audio or something. I’ve looked for solutions online but nothing is really working.

    Any help would be appreciated!

  • as i can see here on my system sometimes alsa is going nuts at the moment… i can solve this using alsamixer and set volumes down because they are on maximum, also mic and line in…

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