programming docs for old external speech synths

Per Sjoholm Per.T.Sjoholm at
Mon Jan 2 13:55:59 UTC 2006

Good idea
Doubbletalk docs can be found at for 8660 chip

T. Joseph CARTER wrote:

> Just wondering, does anyone happen to have some programming docs for some
> of the external speech synthesizers?  I was thinking about a little
> project that would listen to a serial port and parse the codes used by
> something widely supported (DoubleTalk and Accent come to mind) so that a
> person can do things like successfully flash a BIOS using one of the old
> school DOS screen readers.
> I know a few people who do this successfully using real old school
> synthesizers to go with the screen readers, but I haven't got one, and I
> really would prefer not to listen to (let alone pay for) a DoubleTalk ever
> again if I can avoid it.  *grin*

Per Sjöholm
Spanga, Stockholm, Sweden

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