SYNOPSIStext2wave [options] < text > sound.wav
This script is part of the festival text-to-speech system. It is a wrapper for festival's Scheme code for easy usage in TTS scripts.
Explicit tts mode.
File to save waveform to.
The default is stdout.
Output waveform type: alaw, ulaw, snd, aiff, riff, nist etc.
The default is riff.
File or lisp s-expression to be evaluated before synthesis.
BUGSMore than you can imagine.
A manual with much detail (though not complete) is available
in distributed as part of the system and is also accessible at
Although we cannot guarantee the time required to fix bugs, we
would appreciated it if they were reported to
AUTHORAlan W Black, Richard Caley and Paul Taylor
(C) Centre for Speech Technology Research, 1996-1998
University of Edinburgh
80 South Bridge
Edinburgh EH1 1HN