Introduction to pavucontrol-qt

pavucontrol-qt is the Qt port of the volume control utility pavucontrol, which is used to adjust audio levels in Pulseaudio. It is desktop environment agnostic.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS 12.1 platform.

Package Information

pavucontrol-qt Dependencies


liblxqt-1.4.0 and PulseAudio-17.0 (built with GLib-2.78.4 support)

Installation of pavucontrol-qt

Install pavucontrol-qt by running the following commands:

mkdir -v build &&
cd       build &&

cmake -DCMAKE_BUILD_TYPE=Release  \
      ..       &&

This package does not come with a test suite.

Now, as the root user:

make install


Installed Program: pavucontrol-qt
Installed Libraries: None
Installed Directory: None

Short Descriptions


is a Qt based GUI configuration tool for sound settings using pulseaudio