@luciorgomes: that's what I wanted to post, thanks for taking the trouble for me. "Meneer Jansen" is me by the way.
My distro at the moment isn't new enough for the new KXStudio repository. So I can't test Windows-VST3 support in Linux-Carla yet.
Put a distro in your distro
I use vst3i of Sampletank3 and Syntronik in a bootable cd based Puppy linux
It's called Bionic64, screen shot and chat here:
http://www.murga-linux.com/puppy/viewto ... 940a991293
The IK vst3's work very well in wine/Reaper, despite the fairly old wine 3.x.
But I've also added about 20 over-rides to wine, real windows .dlls
replacing the wine-provided ones, which I rename like this:
mfc42.dllDEFAULT ...so it's easy to find them and revert
in a filemanager if needed. The library tab of the winecfg config panel
is where you tell wine which of your own .dll files you've added.
Puppy Linux lets you choose creating a growable squashfilesystem savefile
in the root of your boot drive, or a connected external drive,
accessed by a bootable cd, dvd, or usbstick.
It won't interact with your system, unless you command it to.
I think 4 gig is the max for the initial savefile, but can later be resized
whenever needed in much larger choices, up to I think 32 gig each time
I have grown my savefile to 60 gig and will grow it more
as I free up disk space, and move windows plugins that now work in wine.
A Puppy utility lets you choose from a range of size increases,
which are performed at the next boot. A well defragmented hard drive
is probably good luck when having a large often used savefile
A download mirror:
The savefile is only created if you choose to, and is still optional at a puppy boot,
and can be encrypted for security. Puppy has many of it's own utilities,
it's package manager in this case uses
standard ubuntu bionic repos, works well, but looks nothing like synaptic,
You can use the Reaper demo free for 60 days, semi-pro license is then
$60, save a dollar a day etc The win version of Reaper in wine
for vst3 should provide good results.
The boot medium and savefile are as portable as your chosen devices,
nice to take a studion on holiday/work trips!.
This one has kernel 5.05, varies from pup to pup