Introduction to SoundTouch

The SoundTouch package contains an open-source audio processing library that allows changing the sound tempo, pitch and playback rate parameters independently from each other.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-7.8 platform.

Package Information

User Notes:

Installation of SoundTouch

Install SoundTouch by running the following commands:

./bootstrap &&
./configure --prefix=/usr \
            --docdir=/usr/share/doc/soundtouch-1.9.2 &&

This package does not come with a test suite.

Now, as the root user:

make install 

Command Explanations

--enable-openmp: This switch adds support for running the algorithms parallel in several CPU cores, in systems with multicore processors.


Installed Program: soundstretch
Installed Library:
Installed Directories: /usr/include/soundtouch and /usr/share/doc/soundtouch-1.9.2

Short Descriptions


is a program for processing WAV audio files by modifying sound tempo, pitch and playback rate properties independently from each other.

contains SoundTouch API functions.

Last updated on 2015-10-16 17:10:29 -0500