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       text2wave - convert text to .wav files


       text2wave [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.


       -mode  string
              Explicit tts mode.

       -o     ofile
              File to save waveform to.
              The default is stdout.

       -otype string
              Output waveform type: alaw, ulaw, snd, aiff, riff, nist etc.
              The default is riff.

       -f     integer
              Output frequency.

       -scale float
              Volume factor.

       -eval  string
              File or lisp s-expression to be evaluated before synthesis.


       More 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


       Alan W Black, Richard Caley and Paul Taylor
       (C) Centre for Speech Technology Research, 1996-1998
       University of Edinburgh
       80 South Bridge
       Edinburgh EH1 1HN

                                           6th Apr 1998                              TEXT2WAVE(1)