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    Is there an application for reading texts or words?

    Hi guys,

    Could someone help me to find an application reads texts or at least pronounces words. It have to work offline.

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    Linux Enthusiast sgosnell's Avatar
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    Oct 2010
    Baja Oklahoma
    Festival. Or flite, Festival lite.

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    Thank you sgosnell for reply

    But are there another programs has easy GUI interfaces ?

    I think these programs work from command line and they are a bit difficult for me to use :\

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    Linux Guru reed9's Avatar
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    Boston, MA
    Festival shouldn't be too difficult. To read a text file, just do
    festival --tts textfile.txt
    In KDE there is Kmouth, which is a GUI frontend to KTTS.
    Last edited by reed9; 01-04-2011 at 02:52 PM.

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    Oh, Festival is great ! I created a launcher on the panel and it works great

    sgosnell and reed9 thank you guys so much

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