Major flite update. Changelog:

New in 2.2 (Oct 2018)

  • Better grapheme support (Wilderness Languages) hundreds of new languages

New in 2.1 (Oct 2017)

  • Improved Indic front end support (thanks to Suresh Bazaj @ Hear2Read)
  • 18 English Voices (various accents)
  • 12 Indian Voices (Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Marathi, Panjabi Tamil and Telugu) usually with bilingual (with English) support
  • Can do byteswap architectures [again] (ar9331 yun arduino, zsun etc)
  • flitecheck front-end test suite
  • grapheme based festvox builds give working flitevox voices
  • SAPI support for CG voices (thanks to Alok Parlikar @ Cobalt Speech and Language INC)
  • gcc 6.x support
  • .flitevox files (and models) 40% of previous size, but same quality

New in 2.0.0 (Dec 2014)

  • Indic language support (Hindi, Tamil and Telugu)
  • SSML support
  • CG voices as files accessilble by file:/// and http:// (and set of 13 voices to load)
  • random forest (multimodel support) improves voice quality
  • Supports diffrent sample rates/mgc order to tune for speed
  • Kal diphone 500K smaller
  • Fixed lots of API issues
  • thread safe (again) [after initialization]
  • Generalized tokenstreams (used in Bard Storyteller)
  • simple-Pulseaudio support
  • Companion multilingual ebook reader Bard Storyteller https://github.com/festvox/bard

New in 1.4.1 (March 2010)

  • better ssml support (actually does something)
  • better clunit support (smaller)

New in 1.4 (December 2009)

  • crude multi-voice selection support (may change)
  • 4 basic voices are included 3 clustergen (awb, rms and slt) plus the kal diphone database
  • CMULEX now uses maximum onset for syllabification
  • alsa support
  • Clustergen support (including mlpg with mixed excitation) But is still slow on limited processors
  • Speed-ups in feature interpretation limiting calls to alloc
  • Speed-ups (and fixes) for converting clunits festvox voices

How to install

sudo dnf upgrade --refresh --advisory=FEDORA-2021-01a1091087

This update's test gating status has been changed to 'waiting'.

12 months ago

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12 months ago

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12 months ago

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12 months ago
User Icon besser82 commented & provided feedback 12 months ago
karma

Works great! LGTM! =)

User Icon pbrobinson commented & provided feedback 12 months ago
karma

The base speech-dispatcher shouldn't be pulling in flite as part of the base package, it's 13mb in size

Bodhi is disabling automatic push to stable due to negative karma. The maintainer may push manually if they determine that the issue is not severe.

12 months ago

rathann edited this update.

New build(s):

  • speech-dispatcher-0.10.2-7.fc35

Removed build(s):

  • speech-dispatcher-0.10.2-6.fc35

Karma has been reset.

12 months ago
User Icon rathann commented & provided feedback 12 months ago

@pbrobinson thanks for catching this. Fixed in -7.

This update has been submitted for testing by rathann.

12 months ago

This update has been pushed to testing.

12 months ago
User Icon pbrobinson commented & provided feedback 12 months ago
karma

Seems OK now

This update has been submitted for stable by bodhi.

12 months ago
karma
BZ#1062487 flite-2.2 is available

This update has been pushed to stable.

12 months ago

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Type
bugfix
Severity
medium
Karma
2
Signed
Content Type
RPM
Test Gating
Settings
Unstable by Karma
-3
Stable by Karma
3
Stable by Time
7 days
Dates
submitted
12 months ago
in testing
12 months ago
in stable
12 months ago
modified
12 months ago
BZ#1062487 flite-2.2 is available
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