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Subject: RE: Directories and voice
From: rinty (rinty_at_freeuk.com)
Date: 2004-06-22


Yeh, I've a brit equivalent that says court whenever it sees CT, an
abreviation that I use for a project I'm working on a lot, can be
quite fun.

Rob

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From: rockbox-bounces_at_cool.haxx.se
[mailto:rockbox-bounces_at_cool.haxx.se]On Behalf Of arnaud
Sent: 22 June 2004 18:34
To: Rockbox development
Subject: Re: Directories and voice

some speech engine have some kind of pronunciation dictionary for
comon names and acronyms.

for example, I know that the IBM ViaVoice Outloud automatically speaks
"U S Dollar"
when it's writen u s d.

On Tue, 22 Jun 2004 11:04:31 -0500, you wrote:

>I just came back from a cross-country trip with my JB20 V2 which
performed
>flawlessly. I especially want to thank those developers responsible
for
>adding voice for directory names. By creating directories for
artists and
>albums I was able to keep my eyes on the road and still locate the
music I
>wanted to listen to.
>
>Something quite odd came up regarding a directory name and I am very
>interested in an explanation. I created a directory for The Doors
called
>"L A Woman," converted the cd's contents to mp3's and placed the
music in
>the directory. I ran the VBS script. When I scrolled down to the
folder I
>expected to hear "L A Woman" spoken but instead I heard "Los Angeles
>Woman." How the heck did the script do that? How did it manage to
>interpret L A as Los Angeles?
>
>thankful and baffled,
>Stephe
>
>
>
>
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