Gentoo Archives: gentoo-accessibility

From: William Hubbs <williamh@g.o>
To: gentoo-accessibility@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-accessibility] Emacspeak
Date: Sat, 09 Jun 2007 07:49:23
Message-Id: 20070609074905.GA6263@linux1
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-accessibility] Emacspeak by
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On Sun, May 20, 2007 at 04:32:35PM -0700, zkline@×××××××××××××.org wrote:
> Hello, > The tweaks are as follows: > First off, you need to checkout the svn source, as I previously indicated. From there, make sure you have the Emacs URL package installed, as I've also explained.
I have found that if you emerge emacs-22.1 the emacs url handling package is no longer an issue.
> Do a 'make config', and then a 'make emacspeak'. 'make install' can then be run, and you should get a mostly working system. The tweaks come into place mostly for my own personal preference of using Espeak as a speech synthesizer. > > There is a file in /usr/share/emacs/site-lisp/emacspeak/servers/linux-espeak/tclespeak.cpp. On line 612, change the type declaration from 'char' to 'const char', and run make. That will build the required library. > After this, go into /usr/share/emacs/site-lisp/emacspeak/servers/espeak, and since Gentoo normally provides Tcl and Tclx 8.4, change the first line to #!/usr/bin/tclsh, and add somewhere before the first set statement: > package require Tclx
I should be able to do this with a patch.
> From this point, things should work with Espeak as a synthesizer. I suppose they aren't really required tweaks, but they're what I did when I installed the system manually. > I hope this is clear enough. > Thanks, and do let me know if not, > Zack. > -- > gentoo-accessibility@g.o mailing list >
Thanks, - -- William Hubbs gentoo accessibility team lead williamh@g.o -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1.4.7 (GNU/Linux) iD8DBQFGaltxblQW9DDEZTgRAv0HAJ4phtUDTg3YYZqUESCasDbv5Sh9YACgr9wG 1bw8zZNPffMkd4zKFnz9nFE= =xLmM -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- -- gentoo-accessibility@g.o mailing list


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Re: [gentoo-accessibility] Emacspeak Zachary Kline <Z_kline@×××××××.com>