This app is unmaintained and no longer released by the KDE community.

  • User Features: Speak any text from the KDE clipboardSpeak any plain text fileSpeak all or any portion of a text file from Kate, including instances where Kate isembedded in another KDE applicationSpeak all or any portion of an HTML page from KonquerorUse as the speech backend for KMouth and KSayItSpeak KDE notifications (KNotify)User-configurable filters for substituting misspoken words, choosing speech synthesizers, and transforming XHMTL/XML documents
  • Programmer Features: Priority system for screen reader outputs, warnings and messages, while still playing regular textsPermit generation of speech from the command line (or via shell scripts) using the qdbus utilityProvide a lightweight and easily usableinterface for applications to generate speech outputApplications need not be concerned about contention over the speech deviceFUTURE: Provide support for speech markuplanguages, such as VoiceXML, Sable, Java Speech Markup Language (JSML), and Speech Markup Meta-language (SMML)FUTURE: Provide limited support for embedded speech markersAsynchronous to prevent system blocking

License

Jovie is distributed under the terms of the GNU General Public License (GPL), Version 2.

Installation

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Linux

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