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Subject: Re: MP3 clip generation with Eloquence

Re: MP3 clip generation with Eloquence

From: Jani Kinnunen <>
Date: Sun, 15 Jan 2006 19:05:18 +0200

>A great idea but don't you need to have the Eloquents synth installed
> outside of the attached jfw synth?

Yes, but that was only a thought. I also have IBM's ViaVoice Outloud, so I
could use that too. BTW, both Eloquence and ViaVoice sounds almost the same,
so it makes me thinking that Eloquence is a modified version of ViaVoice.
Probably someone else has noticed it too?

> It would be awesome to have eliquents rather then ms Sam LOL!

That's right!


> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Jani Kinnunen" <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Sunday, January 15, 2006 9:27 AM
> Subject: MP3 clip generation with Eloquence
> Hi,
> Hurray! I've just managed to create a Finnish voice file for Rockbox with
> the makevoices.vbs script. (Maybe someone remembers the SAPI4 problem I
> had.) I did some Google'ing and I found that the SAPI4 setup program
> doesn't
> register the necessary DLL's which are needed for SAPI4 to work correctly.
> So I did some magic with the regsvr32 utility. Then I ran the
> listvoices_sapi4.vbs script, and FINALLY it shows me all the available
> synths I have installed.
> Now that SAPI4 is working, I have still one question: Is it possible to
> generate the file and folder name clips with the Eloquence synthesizer, or
> alternatively, with a SAPI4 compatible one? Such a script like the
> voicebox.wsf would do the job, but modified so that it would work with
> or Eloquence.
> Jani
Received on 2006-01-15

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