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Subject: Re: voice UI, step 1 committed (talking menus)
From: roland (
Date: 2004-03-15

cool !
this guy (IDC) is just a genius :D

----- Original Message -----
From: "[IDC]Dragon" <>
To: "Rockbox development" <>
Sent: Monday, March 15, 2004 6:31 PM
Subject: Re: voice UI, step 1 committed (talking menus)

> > The voicefont file txt is the 1.5 mg right?
> Yes, the big one.
> > So then I need to rename that
> > file to remove the txt extension?
> Yes, please do. I just tried, the stupid Internet Explorer adds this .txt
> extension. Looks like it doesn't want to leave a file witout extension and adds
> this as default when downloading. The file on the server has no extension.
> Reason is that I just couldn't think of a suitable one at that time.
> BTW, I re-made my mind about file name and position. I will change the code
> (while it's not too late) to load voicefonts from the ".rockbox/langs/"
> directory. This makes more sense. I will rename it there to "english.voice". This
> paves the way to have the voicefont follow the selected language, there may
> be multiple files. To be prepared, please duplicate the voicefont file to
> there, rename it for the new name. This way you're prepared for my next version.
> Later you can delete the first file.
> > Also I should remove the original
> > voicefont.exe file I tried without success?
> Yes, better do so, to avoid confusion. You may leave it abandoned there, but
> it won't help.
> And please update Rockbox to the bleeding edge build. This one talks a lot
> more already, committed step 2 this morning. It will be in the daily build
> from tomorrow on, the bleeding one has it already.
> Sorry for my too brief description and any confusion.
> Jörg
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