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hanke at brailcom.org
Thu Dec 9 14:20:15 CET 2010
On 8.12.2010 18:17, Jonathan Duddington wrote:
> The current development version of eSpeak at:
> includes Sonic, as a file sonic.cpp compiled with eSpeak.
This is good!
Jonathan, which way of distribution would you prefer from the
> If a synthesizer can use Sonic intelligently then we wouldn't need
> Speech Dispatcher (or NVDA or other higher-level entity) to also apply
> a speed-up. However such a speed-up may be useful for other
> synthesizers which people what to use at faster speeds than they
Yes. The main task of Speech Dispatcher is management
of messages and the TTS systems. All processing done on
the message text (input) or audio data (output) has a status of
So if a TTS can produce very fast speech, we should definitely use
the native capabilities provided by the synthesizer.
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