running speakup and software synth

Cody Hurst churst35 at
Sat Aug 11 05:53:09 EDT 2007

That's vague. If I boot my debian disk I won't have speechd-up nor will I 
have speech dispatcher, so again, does a debian bootable isntall disk have 
software speech already on the disk or will I have to get a hardware synth 
to install.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Littlefield, Tyler" <compgeek13 at>
To: "Speakup is a screen review system for Linux." <speakup at>
Sent: Thursday, August 09, 2007 11:33 PM
Subject: Re: running speakup and software synth

> you can use an installer, but you'll have to debootstrap.
> just get speechd-up and speechd-dispatcher I think. and read some docs and
> configure, and you're good to go.
> Thanks,
> Tyler Littlefield.
> Vertigo head coder
> "My programs don't have bugs, just randomly added features."
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> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Cody Hurst" <churst35 at>
> To: <speakup at>
> Sent: Saturday, August 11, 2007 3:29 AM
> Subject: running speakup and software synth
>> Hi,
>>  So I hear speakup will work with a software synth like festival. Is 
>> there
>> a way I can grab a debian installer and type in a command at the boot
>> prompt and have speakup come up running festival or some software synth?
>> If so, what should I type and what site should I go to to get the debian
>> install disk
>> Cody
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