software speech synthesis in d-i?
I'm starting thinking about _software_ speech synthesis in d-i. A
simple solution would be to use espeakup, which connects the espeak
software speech synthesis to speakup. That would however depend on:
- sound kernel modules
- a libespeak udeb
and the latter depends on
- a libstdc++ udeb
- a libportaudio udeb
- a libasound udeb
Does it sound reasonable to debian-boot and maintainers of the
corresponding packages? (I guess that will take a few MBs on the
I've already started to work a bit on the sound kernel modules part,
something like a sound-pcm-modules kernel wedge.