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alsactl [options] [store|restore] card
Controls advanced configuration settings for sound cards using the ALSA (Advanced Linux Sound Architecture) system. Settings are written to configuration files using the store function and loaded from those files with the restore function.
-f file, --f=file
Debug mode: increased information output to the console.
Specify the use of file instead of /etc/asound.state as a configuration file.
Force the restoration of settings.
Display help message and quit.
Display version information and quit.