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Subject: Re: Calculator plugin for recorder is underway.
From: Björn Stenberg (
Date: 2004-04-28

Fred Maxwell wrote:
> It is an alternate user interface used by a minority of users. It's like
> hand-controls in cars: They are great for people whose legs are paralyzed,
> but I would not them part "core vehicle functionality" -- nor would I
> require that they be installed in everyone's car.

The comparison is invalid. The speech code is not in your way if you don't use it. In fact, you wouldn't notice if we removed it completely tomorrow.

If the speech code consumed a lot of resources, I would agree with you. But it doesn't, so I don't.


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