Routing system inputs to Pajam on Linux

Hello, I’m trying to use Pajam on Linux and so far without success.
My system usually uses Jack, but I do not see any Pajam inputs exposed for Jack to connect to.
I tried turning Jack off, but in that case I do not know how to route my system inputs (I have a two- (stereo) input external USB sound card) to the Pajam inputs.

Is Pajam Jack-ready? If no, how do I route one or the other of my inputs to it?



Hey @mux2000,
Great getting some feedback. even just posting is really appreciated.
Just wanted to say we’re looking into it and we’ll update as soon as we got something.

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I think this version requires libjack0, while I have libjack-jackd2-0 installed. I’d investigate further but my setup is fragile, and I don’t want to mess it up by uninstalling crucial bits.

[email protected]:~/pajam$ sudo dpkg --install ./Pajam_0.9.1-11f61a1-rc5-1_amd64.deb
(Reading database … 354996 files and directories currently installed.)
Preparing to unpack …/Pajam_0.9.1-11f61a1-rc5-1_amd64.deb …
Unpacking pajam (0.9.1-rc5-1) over (0.9.1-rc5-1) …
dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration of pajam:
pajam depends on libjack0 (>= 0.125); however:
Package libjack0 is not installed.

dpkg: error processing package pajam (–install):
dependency problems - leaving unconfigured
Processing triggers for hicolor-icon-theme (0.17-2) …
Errors were encountered while processing:
[email protected]:~/pajam$ sudo apt list --installed |grep libjack

WARNING: apt does not have a stable CLI interface. Use with caution in scripts.

libjack-jackd2-0/focal,now 1.9.12~dfsg-2ubuntu2 amd64 [installed,automatic]
libjack-jackd2-0/focal,now 1.9.12~dfsg-2ubuntu2 i386 [installed,auto-removable]
libjack-jackd2-dev/focal,now 1.9.12~dfsg-2ubuntu2 amd64 [installed]
[email protected]:~/pajam$

We’ve added JACK support in the new 0.9.1 release!
It works in our tests, but more reports are most welcome :heart: