Gentoo Archives: gentoo-accessibility

From: Deedra Waters <dmwaters@g.o>
To: "'gentoo-accessibility@l.g.o'" <gentoo-accessibility@l.g.o>
Subject: RE: [gentoo-accessibility] Software speech
Date: Fri, 03 Sep 2004 18:57:52
In Reply to: RE: [gentoo-accessibility] Software speech by Whitley CTR Cecil H
ebuilds are in bash. check the gentoo pages for documentation on
creating ebuilds. Be careful with eflite stuff though, as I recall it
was rather cranky to write an ebuild for.

On Fri, 3 Sep 2004, Whitley CTR Cecil H wrote:

> Date: Fri, 3 Sep 2004 14:55:25 -0400 > From: Whitley CTR Cecil H <WhitleyCH.ctr@××××××××××××××××.mil> > Reply-To: gentoo-accessibility@l.g.o > To: "'gentoo-accessibility@l.g.o'" > <gentoo-accessibility@l.g.o> > Subject: RE: [gentoo-accessibility] Software speech > > Hi Deedra, > > >you'll need speech-dispatcher speechd-up at least. Speech-dispatcher > >depends on flite I belive, so I hope you have enough ram to build it:) > I've got a gig, so that should be enough to handle pretty much anything. If > not, that'll give me the excuse i've been looking for to get another. > > >Eflite is available and is in portage, but not eflite16. If you want > >eflite16 you'll have to bribe squinky86 or eradicator. > Once I get the system up and running, if you can give me any pointers, i'll > try rolling my own. I would assume modifying the eflite ebuild scripts > would be the place to start. Those are all in python aren't they? If so, > i've got enough python experience that I should be able to understand them. > > Regards, > > Cecil >
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