dev builds
themes manual
device status forums
mailing lists
IRC bugs
dev guide

Rockbox mail archive

Subject: Re: Idea for speech support

Re: Idea for speech support

From: Jacob Rau <>
Date: Fri, 28 Jul 2006 15:00:12 -0400

Get it to work. If it works, and it works well, it'll probably be accepted.
That's the awesome thing about open-source work.

I don't know enough about the code/have enough patience to do this myself.
The processor of iPods seems very limited, so I'm not sure if it would work
really well.

Try it. See if it works.


On 7/26/06, Kris Van Hees <> wrote:
> This may already have been suggested, and if so, I apologize... But could
> we
> add a small footprint speech synthesizer to rockbox, e.g. flite, to
> provide the
> speech for menus, file names, ID3 tag info, etc.. rather than using
> precreated
> sound data? That would certainly be a huge step forward in providing
> Rockbox
> as an accessible media player.
> Kris
Received on 2006-07-28

Page template was last modified "Tue Sep 7 00:00:02 2021" The Rockbox Crew -- Privacy Policy