JamesDSP is a free and open source sound effects processor for PipeWire for Linux. It comes with automatic bass boost, automatic dynamic range compressor, complex reverberation IIR network, interpolated FIR equalizer with flexible bands, arbitrary response equalizer, partitioned convolver, crossfeed, soundstage wideness, ViPER-DDC, analog modeling, output limiter and many more. It also supports PulseAudio.
How to Install JamesDSP on Ubuntu
JamesDSP is available as a native .deb package file and flatpak package. Open the terminal application and run below JamesDSP flatpak install command. It will install the latest version of JamesDSP on your system.
flatpak install flathub me.timschneeberger.jdsp4linux
After that you can open it using below cmmand or via Show Apps menu from the Ubuntu dock.
flatpak run me.timschneeberger.jdsp4linux
Note: If you don’t already have them installed, please install Flatpak and Flathub on your system using the commands provided below. After the installation, please restart your system.
sudo apt install flatpak
flatpak remote-add --if-not-exists flathub https://flathub.org/repo/flathub.flatpakrepo
And you can also uninstall JamesDSP it using below commands.
flatpak uninstall me.timschneeberger.jdsp4linux
sudo flatpak uninstall me.timschneeberger.jdsp4linux
Install JamesDSP via DEB:
Download the latest JamesDSP in .deb file format from the above download link and save it on your Downloads folder. In the terminal run below command to install it.
sudo apt install ./Downloads/jamesdsp-pipewire_2.6.1-e8c5f0_ubuntu22.04_linux64.deb
Note: Here “jamesdsp-pipewire_2.6.1-e8c5f0_ubuntu22.04_linux64.deb” is the downloaded file name. You can change above command based on your file name.