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Subject: Re: Voice files (.talk) generated using linux?

Re: Voice files (.talk) generated using linux?

From: Daniel Dalton <>
Date: Sat, 08 Dec 2007 10:52:20 +1100

On 8/12/2007 10:38 AM, Thom Johansen wrote:
> Daniel Dalton wrote:
>>> Rbutil supports making talk clips, and the newest version (not yet
>>> released,
>>> but available in SVN) supports using rbspeexenc for this. In the near
>>> future
>>> we are going to integrate rbspeexenc fully in rbutil for greater ease of
>>> use, but this has not yet been done.
>> Rbutil runs on linux? Do I need some sort of x window system? I only
>> have a console. I don't use gnome...
> Rbutil now uses Qt as a GUI toolkit, so yeah, it needs X on Linux. If
> you only have a console, I guess you're stuck with the basic tools.

Oh ok. Well I use a script that works well for me.
I guess rbutil wouldn't be accessible to a screen reader? I am blind.
Or BRLTTY (braille).
And can it run under gnome just out of curiosity?

Daniel Dalton
Received on 2007-12-08

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