Hey Alex, Check the emacspeak info manual under section 7 "Voice Lock." That will tell you how it works. After that, customize-group voice-fonts will put you where you need to be. Best regards, rdc Alex Midence <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes: > Personally, I recommend Ubuntu 14.04 for a beginner or someone pressed for time. All you have to > do is enter the following command: > > > > Sudo apt-get install emacspeak > > > > It pulls all the packages you need. It will then present you with a debconf dialog asking you > which speech synthesizers you would like to use. Espeak is the recommended one since you don’t > have to install it separately as it comes with the distribution already. Once you have selected > it, it should be a simple matter of launching Emacspeak and just start usuing it. > > > > The only issue you will have is that it doesn’t do well with the change in voices for links and > different sorts of text. Usually, emacspeak wil present that stuff to you at a lower pitch so you > can tell it apart immediately. The version of Emacspeak found in Ubuntu 14.04 currently has an > extremely subtle change in the voice pitch which is very hard to detect. I am currently > investigating how I might correct this on my home installation. If I find a solution, I will post > for anyone interested. > > > > Thanks. > > Alex M > > > > > > From: Niklas Rittinghaus [mailto:email@example.com] > Sent: Friday, May 02, 2014 4:04 PM > To: firstname.lastname@example.org > Subject: which distribution do you recommend > > > > Hi, > > > > i want to try out emacspeak but it seems a bit complicated to install emacs on windows. I am > trying out linux now. I try some distros optimized for the blind. But wich distro is the best for > us and can be used good with emacspeak? Wich do you recommend? > > > > Thank you in advance. > > > > Best regards > > Niklas > > > > Image removed by Diese E-Mail ist frei von Viren und Malware, denn der avast! Antivirus > sender. Schutz ist aktiv. > > -- Robert D. Crawford email@example.com ----------------------------------------------------------------------------- To unsubscribe from the emacspeak list or change your address on the emacspeak list send mail to "firstname.lastname@example.org" with a subject of "unsubscribe" or "help".
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