transcriber(1) tool to transcribe speech using text (transcriber)


transcriber [tk-options] [-- transcriber-option] [waveform-file] [transcription-file]


This manual page documents briefly the trans commands This manual page was written for the Debian GNU/Linux distribution because the original program does not have a manual page.

transcriber is a graphical tool that allows one to segment long speech files easily, and to transcribe the litterally spoken text, and indicate speaker turns and topics.


The programs follows some of the Tcl/tk command line syntax, with `--' separating the tool options from the options for transcriber (which are unknown). A summary of options are included below. For a better description, see the on-line help.


Colormap for main window
Display to use
Initial geometry for window


There are no known options specific to transcriber. Two file can be given on the command line,
The startup audio file to use. If this is a directory, this is interpreted as the default directory to look for audio files.
The startup transcription file to use.


Transcriber has been written by Claud Barras ([email protected]).

This manual page was written by David van Leeuwen <[email protected]>, for the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).