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Re: possible error with texinfo mode



On 2007 Jan 23, an instance of Emacspeak of that date using espeakf
(and that date's CVS Emacs) stopped producing sound.  After evaluating

    (global-font-lock-mode nil)

I could hear, but the speech rate was very slow.  I could not set the
speed higher and reported a bug to the espeakf person, 
adbingham@users.sourceforge.net

(Since then I have shifted to eflite, which does not express different
voices according to different faces.)

I am not certain what the problem is, except that

    (progn  (setq font-lock-keywords-only t)  (font-lock-mode t))

produces good faces on a Texinfo test file -- and silence when using
espeakf and no different voices when using eflite.

That is when using

    Today's GNU Emacs CVS snapshot, Fri, 2007 Feb 23  11:33 UTC
    GNU Emacs 22.0.93.40 (i686-pc-linux-gnu, GTK+ Version 2.8.20)

    Emacspeak 25.0 Revision 4375    Emacspeak sources last modified at
                      12:06 UTC, on Friday, 23 February 2007  

started with a shell script containing:

    export EMACS_UNIBYTE=1
    export DTK_PROGRAM=/usr/local/bin/eflite
    export DTK_TCL=/usr/local/bin/eflite

    exec /usr/local/src/emacs/src/emacs -q --no-site-file                 \
          -fn '-Misc-Fixed-Medium-R-Normal--20-200-75-75-C-100-ISO8859-1' \
          -l /usr/local/src/emacspeak/lisp/emacspeak-setup.el             \
          --visit /usr/local/bin/emacspeak-eflite-test                    \
          --eval "(desktop-save-mode 0)"                                  \
          --eval "(setq frame-title-format '(\"Emacspeak eflite test:  %b\"))"\
          --eval '(set-frame-name "Emacspeak eflite test")'               \
          --eval '(setq load-path (cons "/u/w3/lisp" load-path))'         \
          --eval "(require 'w3-auto)"                                     \
          --eval "(setq browse-url-browser-function 'browse-url-w3)"


What text to speech device are you using?

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    Robert J. Chassell                          GnuPG Key ID: 004B4AC8
    bob@rattlesnake.com                         bob@gnu.org
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