[LAA] [ANN] guitarix release version 0.03.8-1

hermann meyer brummer- at web.de
Wed Mar 18 15:05:39 EDT 2009

guitarix is a simple Linux Rock Guitar amplifier for jack(Jack Audio Connektion Kit)
with one input and two outputs. Designed to get nice thrash/metal/rock/blues
guitar sounds. There are controls for bass, treble, gain, compressor, preamp,
balance, overdrive, distortion, freeverb, impulse response (), crybaby(wah) and
echo . A fixed resonator will be used when distortion is disabled. For
'pressure' in the sound you can use the feedback and feedforward

This release include all build'in effects also as LADSPA plugins (UniqID 4061 - 4068).
The jconv settings widget include now a wave form viewer with the posibility to 
select a part of the file (offset and length) for the use with jconv.
The Overdrive effect is coupled now with an auto gain correction 
(remove the added gain when run high overdrive level's)
The trigger in the Distrortion can set now up to 1, 
that is usefull when you run Overdrive and Distortion together.


guitarix (0.03.8-1) unstable; urgency=low
  * add wave view and select samples widget to the jconv settings
  * some bugfixe's, some cleanup's
  * add auto gain correction to Overdrive
  * make single ladspa plugins from the inbuild effects
  * new sorce structure

guitarix (0.03.7-1) unstable; urgency=low
  * rework distortion
  * bugfix in adjustment call for entry's, reportet by Aurélien Leblond

guitarix (0.03.6-1) unstable; urgency=low
  * add overdrive
  * make GUI smaler

guitarix (0.03.5-1) unstable; urgency=low
  * change knob pointer

guitarix (0.03.4-1) unstable; urgency=low
  * use knobs, switchs and graphicaly sliders for the interface
  * set black style as default
  * make effekts modular
  * new preamp model

guitarix based on Gtk, a great part is also realesed as ladspa plugin.
guitarix is licensed under GPL
Homepage with screenshots:


For capture guitarix make use of jack_capture ver >= 0.9.30 from Kjetil
S. Matheussen. If you dont have it installed, look here:


For extra Impulse Response guitarix make use of jconv from Fons Adriaensen. If
you dont have it installed, look here:


I use faust to build the prototype and will say thanks to
                        : Julius Smith
                        : Albert Graef
                        : Yann Orlary 

regards    hermann

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