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Old 06-22-2005, 03:25 PM   #1
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Text to speech in linux?

can you recommend a tts engine that works in linux and is good in quality?

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I played with Festival once a few years ago; it worked quite well and was certainly understandable while not being entirely natural-sounding; it may have improved since then.
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festival produce sound of low quality like the MS tts engine did.......
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