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Subject: Re: Voiceable strings

Re: Voiceable strings

From: Jani Kinnunen <jkinnunen_at_pp.inet.fi>
Date: 2006-04-26

I'm using the makevoices.vbs script.

Jani
----- Original Message -----
From: "James Teh" <jamie@jantrid.net>
To: "Rockbox" <rockbox@cool.haxx.se>
Sent: Wednesday, April 26, 2006 12:41 PM
Subject: Re: Voiceable strings

> That is weird. Those unvoiceable strings should have "" for their voice
> string, which means they won't speak, and the voicefont tool will, using
> the correct english.lang, know that there is no string for these IDs and
> act accordingly. How are you generating your voice files?
>
> Jamie
>
>
> On Wed, Apr 26, 2006 at 11:22:06AM +0300, Jani Kinnunen wrote:
>> Hi Jamie,
>>
>> Yes, I always use english.lang to update the language file I'm using
>> (it's finnish.lang in my case).
>>
>> By "unvoiceable" I mean all the messages that the voice UI cannot speak.
>> The LANG_INVALID_FILENAME and LANG_WAIT IDs are some
>> examples of them. Sometimes it's difficult to know which strings are
>> voiceable and which aren't. As I already said, the voice UI
>> gets confused if the language file which is used to generate the voice
>> file contains strings that cannot be voiced. A good
>> example of the confusion is that, at the moment in rockbox, under the
>> Playlist options menu, I have an item called "Yes" and I'm
>> *quite* sure that it shouldn't be there. :-).
>>
>> Jani
>
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