speech-dispatcher crashing with nothing in log

Rynhardt P Kruger rkruger at gawab.com
Mon Jan 21 15:02:40 EST 2008

Hi Daniel,

Thanks for the tip, but I have allready made myself a script to restart speech and I gave it the name "spup" 
(SPeechd-UP) for quick typing. I have also enabled it in the sudoers file so that I don't have to be root to execute it.

Thanks for the tip anyway.


* Daniel Dalton <d.dalton at iinet.net.au> [080121 17:44]:
> On Sat, 19 Jan 2008, Rynhardt P Kruger wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I have a strange problem on my grml 1.1 rc1 box.
> > Often speech-dispatcher will crash, with nothing in the log and no message on the console. It just did it again while I
> > was typing the previous sentence. When that happen, I have to killall speechd-up and than start speech-dispatcher and
> > speechd-up again.
> Ok. I sometimes get this problem.
> (It happens a bit but not as much as what you said)
> I just wrote myself a script I run (its in my path)
> and I get speech back.
> I guess I could try the espeak driver but haven't had time.
> My simple script is at:
> http://members.iinet.net.au/~ddalton/projects/restart-speech-0.3.tgz
> You probably already thought of this...
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> Daniel Dalton
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