Re: OT: I was expecting the voice of Bill Gates...
|From:||Tristan McLeay <kesuari@...>|
|Date:||Sunday, April 27, 2003, 8:54|
Danny Wier wrote:
>Anybody have Microsoft Text To Speech? I'm making it read the KJV
>translation of the Bible. It's hilarious. It just said "lest yeeee... die."
>Oh well, at least it's not Wm. Shatner.
>Seriously, they need to add a feature that allows you to record your voice,
>and another to make it able to pronounce ANY sound in IPA. So I can hear
>someone speak Tech or whatever to me...
>If you're willing to invest time, Festival
<http://www.cstr.ed.ac.uk/projects/festival/> lets you add your on
voice. Indeed, it lets you add any language you feel like. I haven't
tried adding a voice to it. I was thinking of making an Australian
English dialect, but it sounded like too much work. It's a Unixy program
though. (I've been led to believe that it works in Windows, but it'll
still need a command prompt.)
There's no such thing as an infinite loop. Eventually, the computer will break.
-- John D. Sullivan