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guitarix - A Rock guitar amplifier for Jack


gtick [options]


Guitarix is a rock guitar amplifier for Jack (Jack Audio Connection Kit) with one input and two output's. It is designed to get nice trash/metall/rock/guitar sounds. Available are controls for bass, treble, gain, balance, distortion, freeverb, crybaby(wah) and echo. For the 'pressure' in the sound you can use the feedback and feedforward sliders. guitarix comes with a GTK+ Interface and as Ladspa plugin.


guitarix accepts the following options:

Show help options
Show all help options
GTK style configuration options
JACK configuration options
Switch to bypass mode on overload condition
File options
Debug options
Show GTK+ options
Print version string and exit
Print version string and exit
Start a JSON-RPC server listening on port PORT
Set hostname to connect to
Start only GUI
Start with Live Play GUI
Start with engine muted
Set bank and preset to load at startup
--display=DISPLAY X display to use


Hermann Meyer, James Warden, Andreas Degert. This manpage was initially written by Roland Stigge <> for the Debian project but can be used elsewhere.

19 December 2015 Version 0.34.0