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Subject: Re: unable to get latest version of rockbox to work on old V1

Re: unable to get latest version of rockbox to work on old V1

From: <covici_at_ccs.covici.com>
Date: Mon, 28 Sep 2009 19:46:30 -0400

covici_at_ccs.covici.com wrote:

> Dominik Wenger <domonoky_at_googlemail.com> wrote:
>
> > covici_at_ccs.covici.com schrieb:
> > > I unzipped the file at the root of the recorder and indeed it did place
> > > the file in .rockbox/langs directory.
> > >
> >
> > It could be, that that the released voice file is again too big for
> > the archos recorder. (It has to fit into the normal audiobuffer).
> >
> > You could try to build yourself a smaller voicefile with rbutil or the
> > buildsystem. Lower the quality settings of lame to get a smaller
> > voicefile. For example a "-V 9 -B 16 --resample 8 -m m -a --vbr-new"
> > as lame option and relativly fast sapi voice gives me a ~1MB voicefile
> > for archos recorder. Try with -B 12 if this is not small enough.
> >
> > And please report back if it worked.
> The size uncompressed is 1351196. Will that fit in the audio buffer?
> Also, what is the procedure for building a voice file, since I cannot
> see, I cannot use the rockbox utility, but if there is a bash script or
> something on windows I could try that.
I did find some documentation on how to build a voice file, but just to
note, my old version 2 voice file is actually larger than this one, so
its unlikely that the problem is the large size of the file.

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         John Covici
         covici_at_ccs.covici.com
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