[ubuntu] Pulseaudio multiband equalizer volume problem

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http://ubuntuforums.org – I have a problem with the Pulseaudio multiband equalizer: the volume sets at maximum volume when I change the presets (e.g. to the Live equalizer settings). If I am playing something (Rhythmbox, ...), it suddenly starts blasting from the speakers at maximum volume. This is a relatively new problem - perhaps due to a kernel update?? I'm running Ubuntu 10.04 LTS 64-bit. Perhaps related (?): my new Rii wireless (RF) mini-keyboard multimedia volume up/down keys often jump to maximum / minimum volume, when I try to incrementally increase/decrease the volume, respectively. Again, if I am trying (Hardware)