speakup not speaking all punctuation

Willem van der Walt wvdwalt at csir.co.za
Thu Mar 27 09:28:32 UTC 2008

I have had a similar problem.
The later versions of speechd-up seem to cause it. check your 
/proc/speakup/characters to see how the and sign are to be spoken and 
correct things there.

On Thu, 27 Mar 2008, Daniel Dalton wrote:

> Hi,
> I set speakup to use all punctuation:
> echo 4 > /proc/speakup/punc_level
> echo 4 > /proc/speakup/reading_punc
> And stuff like # and / are not spoken when I type. Why?
> I believe I was using speech-dispatcher 0.6.3, however, I am updating to hardy
> so I'll report back on 0.6.6
> Anyone know why this could be the case?
> I'm using speakup 2.0 in a .23 kernel I compiled...
> Thanks for any help,
> Cheers
> -- 
> Daniel Dalton
> http://members.iinet.net.au/~ddalton/
> d.dalton at iinet.net.au
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