padevchooser − PulseAudio Device Chooser


PulseAudio Device Chooser (padevchooser) registers an icon
in the tray area and allows quick access to some features of
the PulseAudio sound server. Specifically it can:

 •   Notify about new sinks & sources becoming available on
     the LAN.

 •   Change the default PulseAudio sink, source and server
     assigned to the current X11 display, selecting devices
     available on the LAN.

 •   Start the auxiliary tools PulseAudio Volume Control,
     PulseAudio Volume Meter, PulseAudio Manager and
     PulseAudio Preferences.

padevchooser does not accept any options.

pulseaudio(1), paman(1), pavucontrol(1), pavumeter(1),


PulseAudio web site:

Written by Lennart Poettering <>

Documentation by CJ van den Berg <>.

Copyright (C) 2006 Lennart Poettering. Free use of this
software is granted under the terms of the GNU General
Public License (GPL).