Gnome-speech build error with espeak

Lukas Loehrer listaddr1 at
Thu Aug 2 13:58:49 EDT 2007

Georgina Joyce writes ("Gnome-speech build error with espeak"):
> I can't build gnome-speech with or without the espeak flag.  What do I need to do in order to fix this problem?  Any ideas please?
> ...
> espeaksynthesisdriver.c:170: error: too few arguments to function
> 'espeak_Initialize'

The problem is that the espeak API changed slightly between 1.26 and
1.27. You could try to chekc out the latest version of gnome-speech
from svn and see if the espeak driver has already been updated there.
Another option is to go back to espeak 1.26.

Best regards, Lukas

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