Re: Bug in espeak ng used in NVDA Next

Simon Eigeldinger

Hi Brian,

This is just a german only problem i have had.
already have reported to the espeak ng team and it has been fixed in espeak ng master.
nvda next has espeak ng master from a few weeks where the bug is present.


Am 22.02.2018 um 10:47 schrieb Brian's Mail list account via Groups.Io:

I'm still using the old Espeak in the speech palyer in espeak as the weird ways some words are said in ng is still a problem.
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----- Original Message ----- From: "Quentin Christensen" <quentin@...>
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Sent: Thursday, February 22, 2018 3:32 AM
Subject: Re: [nvda] Bug in espeak ng used in NVDA Next
Hi Simon,
What version of eSpeak-NG are you using?  Looking at: indicates that the latest
version is 1.49.2, which we updated to prior to NVDA 2017.4.
Having said that, I know there are still issues with eSpeak, some of which
are tracked on our issue tracker, and some on eSpeak-NG's here:
Kind regards
On Thu, Feb 22, 2018 at 5:35 AM, Simon Eigeldinger <simon.eigeldinger@...
Hi all,

The currently used espeak ng has a bug in the german language.
The bug has been fixed and espeak ng should be updated to latest master.
haven't opened a ticket yet because i thought i'll not make to much
noise about it.
though i can open a ticket as well if the devs prefer that.

Greetings and thanks,

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