Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: MakeVoices.vbs
From: Glenn at home <GlennErvin_at_cableone.net>
Date: Thu, 27 Jul 2006 19:44:50 -0500
I had the same problems, and a good fellow from the list sent me his
I am having some difficulties getting MakeVoices.vbs to function correctly
My main objective is to create english.voice files using Neospeech and
Just to give you some background on my current setup ...
I have downloaded the latest daily build source archive and unpacked it on a
I then copied newenglish.lang to C:\MakeVoices on a Windows XP machine and
I have also installed Microsoft SpeechSDK 5.1 so I have the Microsoft SAPI5
I tried running MakeVoices.vbs unmodified, which has Microsoft Mary
"Making english voice file with "Microsoft Mary" (SAPI 5)"
and it drops straight back to the prompt.
If I now look in my MakeVoices folder, I see english_Microsoft Mary.voice
I have tried running "lame" "wavtrim" and "voicefont" from the MakeVoices
I have tried changing the voice to another installed SAPI 5 voice, with the
I am not sure what to try next, and with out any error messages from the
Has anyone experienced similar behaviour from this script, and if so, what
Any comments or suggestions would be greatly appreciated.
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