speakup direct option?
meinelisten at onlinehome.de
Fri May 29 10:11:22 EDT 2009
On 29.05.2009 15:51, Willem van der Walt wrote:
> I am the maintainer of the Espeak Afrikaans voice and sometimes use the
> voice myself.
Oh, sorry for that "Dutch".
After creating the direct file you should invoke:
espeakup -V af
> Here is some info on the machine I have tested on.
> Please advise on how I should test?
> Script started on Fri 29 May 2009 15:44:24 SAST
> root at bid:~# echo $LANG
> root at bid:~# cd /sys/modules[K/speakup/parameters/
> root at bid:/sys/module/speakup/parameters# ls
> [00m[00mattrib_bleep[00m [00mchartab[00m [00mfull_time[00m [00mpunc_all[00m [00mreading_punc[00m [00msynth_direct[00m
> [00mbell_pos[00m [00mcursor_time[00m [00mjiffy_delta[00m [00mpunc_level[00m [00mrepeats[00m [00mtone[00m
> [00mbleeps[00m [00mdelay_time[00m [00mkey_echo[00m [00mpunc_most[00m [00msay_control[00m [00mtrigger_time[00m
> [00mbleep_time[00m [00mdelimiters[00m [00mkeymap[00m [00mpunc_some[00m [00msay_word_ctl[00m [00mversion[00m
> [00mcaps_start[00m [00mdirect[00m [00mlang[00m [00mpunct[00m [00msilent[00m [00mvoice[00m
> [00mcaps_stop[00m [00mex_num[00m [00mno_interrupt[00m [00mquiet[00m [00mspell_delay[00m [00mvol[00m
> [00mcharacters[00m [00mfreq[00m [00mpitch[00m [00mrate[00m [00msynth[00m
> [mroot at bid:/sys/module/speakup/parameters# cat version
> Speakup version 3.0.3
> soft synthesizer driver version 2.4
> root at bid:/sys/module/speakup/parameters# cat lang
> root at bid:/sys/module/speakup/parameters# exit
> Script done on Fri 29 May 2009 15:46:26 SAST
> Linux bid 2.6.27-8-eeepc #1 SMP Sun Nov 16 12:02:12 MST 2008 i686 GNU/Linux
Try the following in the parameters subfolder:
echo 1 >direct
Can the file be written? If yes, then start Espeakup like explained above.
If you cannot create the file, you have to edit the characters file in
that directory, to correctly speak Africans.
Then start Espeakup with the -V option.
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