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voxin [2014/01/12 00:19]
Rob Whyte [Let's install and make it work.]
voxin [2017/11/11 22:47] (current)
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-===== Installing Voxin on a Vinux 4x system =====+===== Installing Voxin on a Vinux 4x or 5x system =====
    
 By Kendell Clarke for the Vinux Project. By Kendell Clarke for the Vinux Project.
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 Newer versions as always only address newer installs of Vinux, ubuntu, Arch Fedora etc. The actual Eloquence driver ​ has not changed, so be aware your tar archive may contain a later version number which would effect the content below. Newer versions as always only address newer installs of Vinux, ubuntu, Arch Fedora etc. The actual Eloquence driver ​ has not changed, so be aware your tar archive may contain a later version number which would effect the content below.
    
 +If you are on a Vinux 5 system you will need to firstly install an update available here:
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 +https://​voxin.oralux.net/​update/​voxin-update-0.67.tgz
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 If you are only using the keyboard, push the Applications context key to the right of the space bar or Shift + F10. If you are only using the keyboard, push the Applications context key to the right of the space bar or Shift + F10.
    
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 The installer first updates your package list and offers to install any dependencies if any need to be satisfied. The installer first updates your package list and offers to install any dependencies if any need to be satisfied.
 If the installer asks to install extra packages, say yes. This requires internet access. If the installer asks to install extra packages, say yes. This requires internet access.
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 Read the licensing terms and type no to display the license again. Read the licensing terms and type no to display the license again.
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 Careful, you are asked next if you wish  to use Voxin with Speech-dispatcher and Orca. Careful, you are asked next if you wish  to use Voxin with Speech-dispatcher and Orca.
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 If you are using a Vinux system it is important here to answer no. If you are using a Vinux system it is important here to answer no.
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 The Voxin installer will now exit displaying: The Voxin installer will now exit displaying:
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 you now need to install the speech-dispatcher-ibmtts package. ​ you now need to install the speech-dispatcher-ibmtts package. ​
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 Most people skim this article and miss this important step. Most people skim this article and miss this important step.
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 Type: Type:
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 Once complete you can reboot your computer or restart Orca: Once complete you can reboot your computer or restart Orca:
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 Control + Alt + O Control + Alt + O
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-If you do not hear the Voxin voice and have restarted your computer, you may need to enter Orca preferences:​+If you do not hear the Voxin voice and have restarted your computer, you may need to enter the Orca preferences:​
 <​code>​ <​code>​
 Insert + Space Insert + Space
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 Select the IBMTTS synth in the Voice tab. Select the IBMTTS synth in the Voice tab.
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 If everything went correctly, you should hear Orca speaking with Voxin. ​ If everything went correctly, you should hear Orca speaking with Voxin. ​
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 Be aware that if you use a fast rate of speech that Voxin will seem faster and you will need to return to your Orca preferences as shown above to slow the rate of your speech in the Speech tab. Be aware that if you use a fast rate of speech that Voxin will seem faster and you will need to return to your Orca preferences as shown above to slow the rate of your speech in the Speech tab.
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 If you also intend on using Voxin in a console with Speechd-up you may wish to consult our [[speechd-up|speechd-up]] wiki article. If you also intend on using Voxin in a console with Speechd-up you may wish to consult our [[speechd-up|speechd-up]] wiki article.
    
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