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A2DP and GDM

A2DP and GDM

It turns out that a2dp is hogged by the first pulseaudio instance. Which
is started by gdm and is not configurable.

First, there are '~gdm/.pulse/client.conf' and
'~gdm/.config/pulse/client.conf'. Modifying these files doesn't prevent
pulseaudio from starting.

Second, there is /etc/xdg/autostart/pulseaudio.desktop. Overriding it
with ~gdm/.config/autostart/pulseaudio.desktop doesn't work.

These were the only solutions I could find via google.

Turns out that pulseaudio.service was started by pulseaudio.socket,
which was required by I had deleted the .wants symlink
and had enabled the pulseaudio.socket manually for my user.

Of course all of this is unnecessary when using another login manager.