11/12/2010, 11:25 PM
Today, after getting the headphones/speaker problem while away from
home, and trying several of the non-invasive voodoo methods, I came
home and cleaned the jack with rubbing alcohol and a cotton swab
(removing enough cotton to allow it to fit). This time, this worked
It seems that different remedies worked in my different cases in the
past. Once I came to suspect it was a software problem. I don't know
what to think now.
As before, I noticed that during the problem, the phone got into the
wrong state: when I plugged the headphone in while playing an MP3, the
music player went to Stop, and it is supposed to go to Stop when I
unplug the headphones.