Re: Festival and OSS/ALSA
>>>>> "jrf" == juan rafael fernández <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
jrf> Festival admits a language parameter,
jrf> `--language LANG'
jrf> Set the default language to LANG. Currently LANG may
jrf> be one of `english', `spanish' or `welsh' (depending
jrf> on what voices are actually available in your
This parameter is useful only for interactive work with festival.
Speech backends such as Speech Dispatcher set the Festival language
themselves as needed.
jrf> But then, in /usr/share/festival/voice-select.scm I find
jrf> (defvar language-codes
jrf> '((en english
jrf> (US american)
jrf> (BR british))
jrf> (cs czech)
jrf> (de german)
jrf> (fi finnish)
jrf> (fr french)
jrf> (it italian))
jrf> No Spanish?? Is this only piece of code that needs patching? Is
jrf> just adding "es spanish" enough?
Yes (assuming you've got installed a Spanish voice that identifies as