l i n u x - u s e r s - g r o u p - o f - d a v i s
Next Meeting:
July 7: Social gathering
Next Installfest:
Latest News:
Jun. 14: June LUGOD meeting cancelled
Page last updated:
2004 Mar 03 14:13

The following is an archive of a post made to our 'vox-tech mailing list' by one of its subscribers.

Report this post as spam:

(Enter your email address)
Re: [vox-tech] speech synthesis of a browser's window
[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [vox-tech] speech synthesis of a browser's window

On Tue, Mar 02, 2004 at 12:58:59PM -0800, Peter Jay Salzman wrote:
> do you know, offhand, how to tell which voice file i'm using?
> any quick tips on improving quality?

Ooh, unfortunately, it's been a while since I played with festival.
(Flite -- festival lite -- on the Zaurus was extremely interesting to me
when I first discovered it.  I still vow to one day create an interface
to have it read highlighted text, or whatever page is being viewed in the

Unfortunately, I don't know much about other speech synthesis
alternatives for Linux.  I'm sure there's something out there
(say, IBM's ViaVoice or something) that you could look into.
Probably would need to pay for it, though.

A quick search for "speech" on Freshmeat seems to come up with a bunch
of stuff...  (And remember, "apt-get.org" is your friend ;^) )

Good luck!

(might play with this all again tomorrow ...  I like speech synth :) )
vox-tech mailing list

LUGOD Group on LinkedIn
Sign up for LUGOD event announcements
Your email address:
LUGOD Group on Facebook
'Like' LUGOD on Facebook:

Hosting provided by:
Sunset Systems
Sunset Systems offers preconfigured Linux systems, remote system administration and custom software development.

LUGOD: Linux Users' Group of Davis
PO Box 2082, Davis, CA 95617
Contact Us

LUGOD is a 501(c)7 non-profit organization
based in Davis, California
and serving the Sacramento area.
"Linux" is a trademark of Linus Torvalds.

Sponsored in part by:
O'Reilly and Associates
For numerous book donations.