Navit speech dispatcher and ß
carcinoma at gmx.net
Wed Dec 31 16:07:50 CET 2008
i had solved this, by usind the speech dispatcher directly (not via spd-say)
and does add "export LANG=de_DE.UTF-8" to the speech-dispatcher
start script to localize spd for germany. and in this mode
the ß is no problem anymore. may be this would also work for the cmd line
version. so, try it.
Am Mittwoch, 31. Dezember 2008 14:48:02 schrieb Benjamin Schmidt:
> Michael Tansella wrote:
> > Hi,
> > does anybody know how to configure speech dispatcher.
> > I use it the following way:
> > spd-say -l de '%s'
> > The only problem I have is that it cannot say the german letter ß
> > it always pronounces it "EsZett" instead of "s"
> > In Navit that's a big problem because the german word for" street" is
> > "Straße"
> > Any idea?
> > Greets
> > Michael
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> maybe this works as a quick and dirty hack:
> (sed should be installed)
> echo '%s' | sed 's/ß/ss/' | spd-say -l de
> spd-say -l de '`echo '%s' | sed 's/ß/ss/'`'
> You may consider to report this as a bug to the specific project.
> Best regards and happy new year,
> Benjamin Schmidt
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