Do you get this error when you try to use padsp with a program that needs it?
Then you’re in luck. It’s simply a matter of installing the multi-arch capabilities and a copy of padsp to make it work. I used to suggest this solution, but it got clobbered when pulseaudio updated (duh). This way won’t, by using multi-arch.
On Debian and Ubuntu (you may need to type sudo in front of each):
apt-get install libpulse0:i386 libpulsedsp:i386
You should now have this path on your system:
Use your favorite text editor (as root!) to edit padsp_32. You will change the two places that say
Then just type
And you’re golden again!