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SPD-SAY(1)			 User Commands			    SPD-SAY(1)

NAME
       spd-say - send text-to-speech output request to speech-dispatcher

SYNOPSIS
       spd-say [options] "some text"

DESCRIPTION
       send text-to-speech output request to speech-dispatcher

OPTIONS
       -r, --rate
	      Set the rate of the speech (between -100 and +100, default: 0)

       -p, --pitch
	      Set the pitch of the speech (between -100	and +100, default: 0)

       -R, --pitch-range
	      Set  the	pitch  range of	the speech (between -100 and +100, de-
	      fault: 0)

       -i, --volume
	      Set the volume (intensity) of the	speech (between	-100 and +100,
	      default: 0)

       -o, --output-module
	      Set the output module

       -O, --list-output-modules
	      Get the list of output modules

       -I, --sound-icon
	      Play the sound icon

       -l, --language
	      Set the language (ISO code)

       -t, --voice-type
	      Set  the preferred voice type (male1, male2, male3, female1, fe-
	      male2 female3, child_male, child_female)

       -L, --list-synthesis-voices
	      Get the list of synthesis	voices

       -y, --synthesis-voice
	      Set the synthesis	voice

       -c, --character
	      Speak the	character

       -k, --key
	      Speak the	key

       -m, --punctuation-mode
	      Set the punctuation mode (none, some, most, all)

       -s, --spelling
	      Spell the	message

       -x, --ssml
	      Set SSML mode on (default: off)

       -e, --pipe-mode
	      Pipe from	stdin to stdout	plus Speech Dispatcher

       -P, --priority
	      Set priority of the message (important, message, text, notifica-
	      tion, progress;default: text)

       -N, --application-name
	      Set  the	application  name  used	to establish the connection to
	      specified	string value (default: spd-say)

       -n, --connection-name
	      Set the connection name used  to	establish  the	connection  to
	      specified	string value (default: main)

       -w, --wait
	      Wait till	the message is spoken or discarded

       -S, --stop
	      Stop speaking the	message	being spoken

       -C, --cancel
	      Cancel all messages

       -v, --version
	      Print version and	copyright info

       -h, --help
	      Print this info

       Please report bugs to speechd-discuss@nongnu.org

COPYRIGHT
       Copyright (C) 2002-2012 Brailcom, o.p.s.
       This  is	 free software;	you can	redistribute it	and/or modify it under
       the terms of the	GNU General Public License as published	 by  the  Free
       Software	 Foundation;  either  version 2, or (at	your option) any later
       version.	Please see COPYING for more details.

SEE ALSO
       The full	documentation for spd-say is maintained	as a  Texinfo  manual.
       If  the	info and spd-say programs are properly installed at your site,
       the command

	      info spd-say

       should give you access to the complete manual.

spd-say	0.10.2			  April	2022			    SPD-SAY(1)

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