Rockbox mail archiveSubject: RE: new voice UI feature: file name clips
RE: new voice UI feature: file name clips
From: rinty <rinty_at_freeuk.com>
Date: Thu, 7 Oct 2004 19:28:11 +0100
Top stuff guys, I took a check on the directory clips feature, and for
about 80 directories on my unit, it needed 6MB. What bit-rate are the
clips generated at, and could this be lowered? Presumably that would
be controlled in the script?
[mailto:rockbox-bounces_at_cool.haxx.se]On Behalf Of [IDC]Dragon
Sent: 07 October 2004 15:43
Subject: new voice UI feature: file name clips
it quickly sank down in all the cvs traffic we have with iriver
preparations, so I better post it:
The voice option for file names has a new option. This is patch
Carsten Tschach. Like with directories, you can now accompany any file
a little mp3 clip file containing the spoken filename (or, whatever
helps you, it could be a sample as well). This extra file has the same
but extended with ".talk", so e.g. "myfile.mp3" would get a
"myfile.mp3.talk" next to it.
It's up to you how many and what kind of files you'd like to "comment"
such clip files, it sure clutters the disk if done for all. But it's a
simple approach, lightweight on Rockbox and easy to understand (I
We now need a script to generate such files... (Brian?)
While at it, I have removed the "on enter" directory clip option.
seems to use it. Voice settings for files and directories are now
The file voicing produces a lot of disk activity, when enabled. For
file you stop at, it goes and looks if there is a .talk clip. In the
this may get cached, so you only get spinups for the clips that exist.
One last thing: With today's build, the config block has changed once
so you need to play your favourite config file again.
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