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dectalk-voices question



Bart,

And as for what to do re Mac voices, what emacspeak really needs
is four distinct (mutually orthogonal) dimensions for the 4 Aural
CSS  axies.

Minimally define those for one major voice family, and you should
have everything working nicely.
-- 
Best Regards,
--raman

-- 
Best Regards,
--raman


On 4/18/11, T.V. Raman <tv.raman.tv@gmail.com> wrote:
> Bart,
>
> Re: voice definitions, mostly attribute it it to laziness i.e. I
> defined as much as was useful.
> --
> Best Regards,
> --raman
>
> --
> Best Regards,
> --raman
>
>
> On 4/18/11, Bart Bunting <bart@ursys.com.au> wrote:
>>
>> Hi everyone,
>>
>> I'm trying to make up some sensible definitions for the mac voices.  As
>> part of this I've been reading through dectalk-voices.el and
>> outloud-voices.el.
>>
>> I am a little confused, I admit my lisp is certainly not the best.
>>
>> It appears that in dectalk-voices voice family codes are defined for all
>> of the dectalk's voices although average pitch, stress, richness etc
>> tables are
>>  only defined for paul, harry and betty.
>>
>> Then in outloud-voices these tables are defined only for paul.
>>
>> I am a little confused as to what should be done here?  Should I be
>> defining a full set of tables for each voice?
>>
>> There are only so many parameters available to play with on the mac
>> voices, average pitch, pitch modulation and volume.  I presume i do
>> something similar to what the dectalk does with volume for those tables
>> that have no corresponding settings on the mac?
>>
>> Any advice would be appreciated.
>>
>> Cheers
>>
>> Bart
>>
>>
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