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Subject: Re: expanding voice tags in RB

Re: expanding voice tags in RB

From: Rusty Perez <>
Date: Wed, 10 Oct 2007 08:24:05 -0800

Thanks Stephane,
I didn't realize until yesterday that the database is a relatively new
addition. It would be great to see more voice capability. I will wait


On 10/9/07, Stéphane Doyon <> wrote:
> On Mon, 8 Oct 2007, Rusty Perez wrote:
> > Hi folks,
> > So I'm woneering if it is possible to create voice tags for parts of
> > rb which are only spelled now. Primarily I'm thinking of the database.
> > I'd like rb to pronounce "artist" "album" "genre" etc.
> > So is there a step by step procedure out there for adding new voice
> > clips to an existing voice, or adding new voice clips to the set which
> > is created currently?
> There is no infrastructure for this at this time. It cannot be done
> without changing the code.
> Eventually I'd like to look into a way to provide Rockbox with a kind of
> dictionary mapping strings to pre-generated voice for not only tag names
> but also tag values, and other things than tags as well. But that's a long
> term project.
> --
> Stéphane Doyon
> <>
Received on 2007-10-10

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