Testing for the latest stable version of Reaper 5.x
When testing please include kernel version (specify if custom patchset), and audio backend.

Application Details:

Version: 5.x
License: Retail
Votes: 1
Latest Rating: Platinum
Latest Wine Version Tested: 3.11-staging

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Test Results

Old test results
The test results for this version are very old, and as such they may not represent the current state of Wine. Please consider submitting a new test report.
Selected Test Results

What works

  • Activation
  • Importing and exporting (all formats)
  • Subprojects
  • Time stretching and sample pitching
  • Audio peaks and spectrum
  • Metronome and grid editing
  • Time markers, stretch markers
  • Scale finder
  • Dynamic split
  • MIDI editor, MIDI control link
  • Envelopes
  • Subprojects
  • ReaVSTs
  • Easter eggs
  • Video (unreliable, depends on FFmpeg compatibility)

What does not


What was not tested


Hardware tested


  • GPU: AMD
  • Driver: open source

Additional Comments

It is recommended to turn off "Use native events for synchronizing" in Preferences -> Buffering.

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
CurrentGentoo Linux x86_64Jul 03 20183.11-stagingYes Yes NoPlatinumsykhro 
ShowArch Linux x86_64Oct 04 20172.18-stagingYes Yes NoPlatinumsykhro 
ShowArch Linux x86_64Sep 18 20172.17Yes Yes NoPlatinumsykhro 
ShowUbuntu 16.04 "Xenial" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Mar 14 20172.3Yes Yes PlatinumChoon-O 
ShowArch LinuxFeb 22 20161.9.4Yes Yes Goldan anonymous user 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
28412 high processor usage of Reaper CLOSED FIXED View
31882 Many multithreaded gui apps randomly deadlock in winex11 driver surface section (arial32.exe, Aquanox, Mahaa demo, Total Commander) RESOLVED NOTOURBUG View
31972 Freeze and crash with Reaper - "bitblt.c: surface" wait timed out CLOSED DUPLICATE View
39048 MIDI Clock Messages are Corrupted Between Wine and ALSA CLOSED FIXED View

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HowTo / Notes

Crash on startup or on the 'add FX' dialog

If you experience crashes when the application starts or when selecting FXs, please change some loading preferences (in winecfg) to match the following:

  • dsound (builtin, native)
  • devenum (builtin, native)
  • quartz (builtin, native)
Native version

A native port of Reaper 5.x for Linux is currently in the early open-beta stage.
It supports ALSA, JACK, and PulseAudio and runs on i686, x86_64, and ARMv7 (Raspberry Pi 3).

You can download it from
This doesn't mean that it's free! A license is still required after 60 days of trial.


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