Festival Module for Speakup
mfasanella at deis.unibo.it
Mon Mar 24 09:56:27 EST 2003
Hi, I wrote a Festival Module for Speakup.
It is part of a project called Linux 4D (linux for disabled), I'm
working on, with an Italian Association for disabled people.
The code is here:
The Homepage of Linux 4D Project is: http://weblab.deis.unibo.it/Linux4D
There are also some instruction on how to install it
(http://weblab.deis.unibo.it/Linux4D/docs/spkup-fest.html), but are only
To install the module, you have to untar the package and copy in a
directory; then "cd" there and you'll find a "usr" directory.
Copy all the files present in "usr" subdirectory, in the corresponding
Then reconfig the kernel (with "make config" o "make menuconfig") and
activate the Festival Module, and you can choose "fest" as default synth.
Them go back in the package directory and do "make" to compile the user
part of the module ("middleware").
After then, you can reboot the machine, load the festival demon and load
the "middleware" program.
If everythings went well, you'll hear your system speaking...
Happy working... :-)
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