Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: Generating non-English voice sets daily (testers needed!)
Re: Generating non-English voice sets daily (testers needed!)
From: Solomon Peachy via rockbox-dev <rockbox-dev_at_cool.haxx.se>
Date: Sun, 12 Jul 2020 11:22:35 -0400
On Sun, Jul 12, 2020 at 04:14:30PM +0200, johnb via rockbox-dev wrote:
> German (deutsch) sounds very distorted and some vowels are not pronounced
> (dropped), e.g. Dat(ei)ansicht (file view).
That is disappointing. Are you able to generate your own voice files?
If so, would you have the time to experiment with the different German
voices or other settings that espeak (or other tts engine) supports to
find a combination that sounds better?
(As for me, to borrow Korben Dallas' memorable quote, "I only speak two
languages; English and bad English")
-- Solomon Peachy pizza at shaftnet dot org (email&xmpp) _at_pizza:shaftnet dot org (matrix) High Springs, FL speachy (freenode)