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Re: New to Emacspeak and Emacs



Hi.
I just installed the tcl8.3 package and re-ran the espeak speech server.
However, we still get the same error.  I should note that their is both
tcl8.3 and 8.4 installed on this machine--perhaps some package explicitly
depends on 8.4 though.

--Erik

On Fri, 17 Oct 2008, Lukas Loehrer wrote:

> Date: Fri, 17 Oct 2008 18:54:07 +0200
> From: Lukas Loehrer <listaddr1@gmx.net>
> To: Erik Heil <eheil@sdf.lonestar.org>
> Cc: emacspeak@cs.vassar.edu
> Subject: Re: New to Emacspeak and Emacs
> Resent-Date: Fri, 17 Oct 2008 12:54:04 -0400 (EDT)
> Resent-From: emacspeak@cs.vassar.edu
>
>
> You can either install tcl 8.3 or change every occurance of "file0" with
> "stdin" in the espeak tcl script.
>
> Best regards, Lukas
>
> Erik Heil writes ("Re: New to Emacspeak and Emacs "):
> > Hi their.
> > Thanks for the information.  Well, it turns out that we do have a very
> > interesting error message.  I'll include it below.
> > erik@blackbox:/usr/share/emacs/site-lisp/emacspeak/servers$
> > erik@blackbox:/usr/share/emacs/site-lisp/emacspeak/servers$ ./espeak
> > can not find channel named "file0"
> >     while executing
> > "fconfigure file0 -encoding utf-8"
> >     (file "./espeak" line 508)
> > e
> > That's very interesting, indeed.  Seems to me to be related to UTF8--which
> > you probably know, is the default encoding for all character sets in
> > Debian.
> >
> >
> > --Erik
> > On Fri, 17 Oct 2008, Lukas Loehrer wrote:
> >
> > > Date: Fri, 17 Oct 2008 17:04:06 +0200
> > > From: Lukas Loehrer <listaddr1@gmx.net>
> > > To: Erik Heil <eheil@sdf.lonestar.org>
> > > Cc: emacspeak@cs.vassar.edu
> > > Subject: Re: New to Emacspeak and Emacs
> > >
> > >
> > > Try running the espeak speech server from the console and see if you
> > > get any interesting error message. The server is located in
> > >
> > > $EMACSPEAK_DIR/servers/espeak
> > >
> > > Not sure where emacspeak is installed by the binary package but you can find out with
> > >
> > > dpkg -L emacspeak
> > >
> > > Best regards, Lukas
> > >
> > > Erik Heil writes ("New to Emacspeak and Emacs "):
> > > > Also, on this particular box, I ran emacpseakconfig as root and selected
> > > > Espeak as the Emacs speech server, however, it doesn't work at all.
> > > > ...
> > > > I can,
> > > > however, verify that Espeak functions perfectly.  e.hg. if I pipe some
> > > > text to the espeak binary, we do get speech.  Any help would be greatly
> > > > appreciated.
> > >
> > >
> >
> > eheil@sdf.lonestar.org
> > SDF Public Access UNIX System - http://sdf.lonestar.org
> >
>
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