[ubuntu] HP Mini 210HD no external microphone

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http://ubuntuforums.org – Does anybody have an external microphone working with an HP Mini 210HD via the headset jack? I have an HP Mini 210 with Ubuntu 9.10 installed (not dual-boot). The mini uses a single socket for both audio in and audio out. When I plug in a headset, audio out goes to the headset, but audio in is still from the system microphone. I would like it to come from the headset microphone. I looked at the "Sound Preferences" GUI and see no option to choose between on-board and headset microphone. I contacted HP customer "support" and asked if (Hardware)