[Blindapple] The gs is talking!

Jayson Smith ratguy at bellsouth.net
Wed Nov 24 06:02:55 EST 2004

Um, does the Echo mode not use the entire Textalker software?  You said the
Echo control codes are controlled by the Echo chip, but I'd thought all
these years that Textalker controlled that, and just made the hardware board
make noise that sounds like speech.

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Subject: Re: [Blindapple] The gs is talking!

> If you just want screen output and don't need review etc. you just turn on
> slot where the synth is located and away you go with no drivers necessary.
> like sending things to a printer.  The first time I used it it was for
> Infocom games.  I just used the "script" command.  When you use a slot
like that
> it used the Doubletalk's voice rather than the Echo's voice.  If your
> environment will let you send control codes you can control the synth but
> different controls from the Textalker program although those are actually
> determined by the Echo's chip.
> Tom
> Tom Brennan  KD5VIJ, CCC-A/SLP
> web page http://titan.sfasu.edu/~g_brennantg/sonicpage.html
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