[DECtalk] a great idea for a website

Alex H. linuxx64.bashsh at gmail.com
Mon Aug 20 22:19:53 EDT 2012


On 8/19/12, Tyler <programmer651 at comcast.net> wrote:
> Okay, so the version on Flame is 4.4, and the version on dectalk.com is 5.0.
> Where's
> 4.3?
> Tyler Z
> On Sun, 19 Aug 2012 13:42:38 -0400, Blake Roberts wrote:
>>The version of Dectalk you downloaded there is probably version 4.4, which
>>sounds a lot like 4.3. Convert to Wave is unavailable in the 4.4 speak
>>window; that's just the way it is.
>>As per the topic of this thread about a Dectalk 4.3 web site, I agree with
>>other members who are not interested in such a site. I think using DT
>> speak
>>window on an individual's computer is sufficient. Trying to set up a web
>>site for an online DT 4.3 speak window might be a waste of time/money.
>>-----Original Message-----
>>From: dectalk-bounces at bluegrasspals.com
>>[mailto:dectalk-bounces at bluegrasspals.com] On Behalf Of Tyler
>>Sent: Sunday, August 19, 2012 12:37 PM
>>To: DECtalk Discussions
>>Subject: Re: [DECtalk] a great idea for a website
>>Yeah, I downloaded a copy of Dectalk from www.theflameofhope.co (yes, I
>> said
>>.co) and the export to wav is greyed out (unavailable).
>>Tyler Z
>>On Sun, 19 Aug 2012 12:33:35 -0400, Alex H. wrote:
>>>Plus it's more deficient to have a local working Dec and just export.
>>>On 8/18/12, Tony Baechler <tony at baechler.net> wrote:
>>>>I wouldn't.  I think there would be a legal issue.  Besides, AT&T and
>>>>several others have similar functionality, albeit not with DECTalk
>>>> voices.
>>>>On 8/18/2012 10:05 AM, Tyler wrote:
>>>>>Hello! How would you like a website like this? Instead of downloading
>>>>>Dectalk 4.3, you just go to a
>>>>>website. It gives you a text box where you can type in words, commands
>>>>>Dectalk phonemes, and
>>>>>then hit a button, preview it, and then save it in wav and/or mp3
>>>>> format.
>>>>>How would you
>>>>>like that? An on-website Dectalk 4.3 "speak window" type interface? We
>>>>>would need to find
>>>>>someone who had more programming skills than me; I use Javascript, and
>>>>>Javascript can't do that.
>>>>>Tyler Z
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