Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: an idea/suggestion
Re: an idea/suggestion
From: Björn Stenberg <bjorn_at_haxx.se>
Date: Sun, 21 Sep 2003 00:48:33 +0200
Glenn Ervin at home wrote:
> If synthetic speech is using up the 2 Mb ram, it may need more memory for
> processing the MP3s.
> I do not understand which data is loaded where yet, so I know that this
> might be wrong.
You are missing the real problem: We can only play mp3 data. Even if we could synthesize speech, we need to mp3-encode it before it can be heard.
The 12MHz cpu is much too slow to mp3-encode in real time.
-- BjörnReceived on 2003-09-21