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Subject: Re: MP3 clip generation with Eloquence

Re: MP3 clip generation with Eloquence

From: Hamish Mackenzie <hamish_at_mackenzieoz.com>
Date: 2006-01-17

Hi

Any idea where this add on may be found?

Cheers

Hamish

Email or MSN : hamish@mackenzieoz.com

Skype : mishu70
----- Original Message -----
From: "Jani Kinnunen" <jkinnunen@pp.inet.fi>
To: "Glenn at home" <GlennErvin@cableone.net>; "Rockbox"
<rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
Sent: Tuesday, January 17, 2006 9:57 AM
Subject: Re: MP3 clip generation with Eloquence

>> I've never seen Via Voice in control panel either
>
> Right. The control panel's speech area doesn't show SAPI 4 voicesby
> default, but there's a SAPI 4 add-in available, which will add an
> additional tab called "Other" into the normal speech applet.
>
> Jani
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Scott Erichsen" <pianoman@scotterichsen.com>
>> To: "Glenn at home" <GlennErvin@cableone.net>; "Rockbox"
>> <rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
>> Sent: Monday, January 16, 2006 1:13 AM
>> Subject: Re: MP3 clip generation with Eloquence
>>
>>
>> Can You select IBM Via Voice as a default speech in control pannel? or
>> would
>> there be another way of doing it?
>> I notice there's a file up on the rockbox site that is a fast speaking
>> Read
>> from IBM Via Voice?
>> Scott
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Glenn at home" <GlennErvin@cableone.net>
>> To: "Rockbox" <rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
>> Sent: Monday, January 16, 2006 2:34 PM
>> Subject: Re: MP3 clip generation with Eloquence
>>
>>
>>> Hi Jonathon,
>>> I understand what you are saying, but the clip generating script is not
>>> a
>>> program, as such, it is just a script, sort of like a batch file.
>>> It can only use the default speech engine that you have selected in
>>> control
>>> panel.
>>> Glenn
>>> ----- Original Message -----
>>> From: "Jonathan Mosen" <jmosen@mosen.org>
>>> To: "'Glenn at home'" <GlennErvin@cableone.net>; "'Rockbox'"
>>> <rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
>>> Sent: Sunday, January 15, 2006 9:25 PM
>>> Subject: RE: MP3 clip generation with Eloquence
>>>
>>>
>>> Hi Glen, I can't comment on the speech settings in Control panel,
>>> however
>>> Eloquence SAPI version is visible to all SAPI 4-capable programmes. For
>>> example, I see it in Kurzweil 1000, Weather Aloud etc, so I know it's
>>> definitely SAPI.
>>>
>>> Jonathan Mosen
>>> Blog, podcast and radio show: http://www.MosenExplosion.com
>>> Ph: +1-925-566-9265.
>>> Mobile/SMS +1-806-252-6671
>>>
>>>
>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: Glenn at home [mailto:GlennErvin@cableone.net]
>>> Sent: Sunday, 15 January 2006 7:06 p.m.
>>> To: Rockbox
>>> Subject: Re: MP3 clip generation with Eloquence
>>>
>>>
>>> The thing is though, I have both W E and JFW installed, but I have not
>>> seen
>>> eloquence ever as an option in the speech settings in control panel.
>>> Glenn
>>> ----- Original Message -----
>>> From: "Jonathan Mosen" <jmosen@mosen.org>
>>> To: "'Glenn at home'" <GlennErvin@cableone.net>; "'Rockbox'"
>>> <rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
>>> Sent: Sunday, January 15, 2006 6:30 PM
>>> Subject: RE: MP3 clip generation with Eloquence
>>>
>>>
>>> Hi Glenn, the Window-eyes implementation of Eloquence is SAPI 4, but the
>>> JAWS one is not.
>>>
>>> Jonathan Mosen
>>> Blog, podcast and radio show: http://www.MosenExplosion.com
>>> Ph: +1-925-566-9265.
>>> Mobile/SMS +1-806-252-6671
>>>
>>>
>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: Glenn at home [mailto:GlennErvin@cableone.net]
>>> Sent: Sunday, 15 January 2006 1:49 p.m.
>>> To: Rockbox
>>> Subject: Re: MP3 clip generation with Eloquence
>>>
>>>
>>> I don't think that the screen-readers make it available in control
>>> panel's
>>> speech area. Glenn
>>> ----- Original Message -----
>>> From: "Jonathan Mosen" <jmosen@mosen.org>
>>> To: "'Rockbox'" <rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
>>> Sent: Sunday, January 15, 2006 12:38 PM
>>> Subject: RE: MP3 clip generation with Eloquence
>>>
>>>
>>> Window-eyes also comes with Eloquence in SAPI form. It is possible that
>>> you
>>> can download the free Window-eyes demo and get Eloquence that way.
>>>
>>> Jonathan Mosen
>>> Blog, podcast and radio show: http://www.MosenExplosion.com
>>> Ph: +1-925-566-9265.
>>> Mobile/SMS +1-806-252-6671
>>>
>>>
>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: Jani Kinnunen [mailto:jkinnunen@pp.inet.fi]
>>> Sent: Sunday, 15 January 2006 11:31 a.m.
>>> To: Rockbox
>>> Subject: Re: MP3 clip generation with Eloquence
>>>
>>>
>>>> Where can one get a hold of
>>>> the IBM voice OutLoud??
>>>
>>> At least OpenBook comes bundled with it. I think that it can also be
>>> purchased directly from IBM, for a very high price, of course...
>>>
>>> Jani
>>>
>>>> ----- Original Message -----
>>>> From: "Jani Kinnunen" <jkinnunen@pp.inet.fi>
>>>> To: "Rockbox" <rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
>>>> Sent: Sunday, January 15, 2006 10:05 AM
>>>> Subject: Re: MP3 clip generation with Eloquence
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>>A great idea but don't you need to have the Eloquents synth installed
>>>>>outside of the attached jfw synth?
>>>>
>>>> Yes, but that was only a thought. I also have IBM's ViaVoice Outloud,
>>>> so I could use that too. BTW, both Eloquence and ViaVoice sounds
>>>> almost the same, so it makes me thinking that Eloquence is a modified
>>>> version of ViaVoice. Probably someone else has noticed it too?
>>>>
>>>>> It would be awesome to have eliquents rather then ms Sam LOL!
>>>>
>>>> That's right!
>>>>
>>>> Jani
>>>>
>>>>> ----- Original Message -----
>>>>> From: "Jani Kinnunen" <jkinnunen@pp.inet.fi>
>>>>> To: <rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
>>>>> Sent: Sunday, January 15, 2006 9:27 AM
>>>>> Subject: MP3 clip generation with Eloquence
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> Hi,
>>>>>
>>>>> Hurray! I've just managed to create a Finnish voice file for Rockbox
>>>>> with the makevoices.vbs script. (Maybe someone remembers the SAPI4
>>>>> problem I
>>>>> had.) I did some Google'ing and I found that the SAPI4 setup program
>>>>> doesn't register the necessary DLL's which are needed for SAPI4 to
>>>>> work correctly. So I did some magic with the regsvr32 utility. Then I
>>>>> ran the listvoices_sapi4.vbs script, and FINALLY it shows me all the
>>>>> available SAPI4
>>>>> synths I have installed.
>>>>>
>>>>> Now that SAPI4 is working, I have still one question: Is it possible
>>>>> to generate the file and folder name clips with the Eloquence
>>>>> synthesizer, or alternatively, with a SAPI4 compatible one? Such a
>>>>> script like the voicebox.wsf would do the job, but modified so that
>>>>> it would work with SAPI4 or Eloquence.
>>>>>
>>>>> Jani
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Received on Tue Jan 17 13:36:48 2006


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