On Wed, Aug 21, 2013 at 2:20 AM, Daniel Mack <zonque@gmail.com> wrote:
On 21.08.2013 01:48, john casey wrote:
> I've tried 2 different USB webCams (both Logitech) and 2 different USB
> headsets (both Logitech).
>
> Connecting a USB microphone device (Webcam or Headset) works at first.  When
> starting skype for the first time, it works.  Then when focus is taken off
> of skype and to a new window the mic stops working.  This is always
> reproducible.   If you leave skype in focus then eventually the ASLA driver
> will get to the same non working state.

Could you also post the output of "lsusb -v", please?

FWIW, here's the output on my system:

Bus 001 Device 003: ID 046d:0807 Logitech, Inc. Webcam B500
Bus 003 Device 002: ID 046d:c018 Logitech, Inc. Optical Wheel Mouse
Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub
Bus 002 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
Bus 003 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
Bus 004 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
Bus 005 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub

Michael.