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Subject: Re: Voice files and IBM Viavoice

Re: Voice files and IBM Viavoice

From: Arnaud <xcopy_at_club-internet.fr>
Date: 2005-12-25

have you installed the Microsoft SAPI engine / voices before IBM's?

It would probably help to install it.

On Sat, 24 Dec 2005 19:20:46 +0200, Jani Kinnunen wrote:

>> IBM ViaVoice is sapi 4 , not SAPI 5.

>I know that, but why doesn't SAPI4 work on my XP system? I've tried with two
>different XP computers without success. Any suggestions?

>Jani
>> On Sat, 24 Dec 2005 18:29:27 +0200, Jani Kinnunen wrote:
>>
>>>SAPI5 is already installed, but the listvoices.vbs script still doesn't
>>>show
>>>any of the available ViaVoice synthesizers. Doesn't ViaVoice support
>>>SAPI5?
>>>What should I try next?
>>
>>>Jani
>>>----- Original Message -----
>>>From: "Rocker" <rocker@shaw.ca>
>>>To: "Rockbox" <rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
>>>Sent: Saturday, December 24, 2005 4:39 PM
>>>Subject: Re: Voice files and IBM Viavoice
>>
>>
>>>> Install SAPI 5...rocker
>>>>
>>>> ----- Original Message -----
>>>> From: "Jani Kinnunen" <jkinnunen@pp.inet.fi>
>>>> To: <rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
>>>> Sent: Saturday, December 24, 2005 12:39 AM
>>>> Subject: Voice files and IBM Viavoice
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Hi,
>>>>
>>>> I'd like to create the Rockbox voice file with IBM's ViaVoice Outloud
>>>> TTS
>>>> synthesizer. What do I need to do that? I have ViaVoice already
>>>> installed.
>>>> I
>>>> can't use the usual makevoices.vbs script, since listvoices_sapi4.vbs
>>>> shows
>>>> me nothing. It only complains something about an automation class that
>>>> is
>>>> missing.
>>>>
>>>> Jani
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
Received on Sun Dec 25 11:05:29 2005


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