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Package: ebook-speaker (6.2.0-6)

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eBook reader that reads aloud in a synthetic voice

This package provides a command-line e-reader that reads out electronic text using speech synthesis. It has a simple user interface appropriate for Braille terminals.

Currently the following formats are supported (some formats need additional packages as suggested by this package):

 ASCII mail text
 ASCII text
 Broadband eBooks (BBeB)
 Composite Document File (Microsoft Office Word)
 EPUB ebook data
 GIF image data
 GutenPalm zTXT
 GNU gettext message catalogue
 HTML document
 ISO-8859 text
 JPEG image data
 Microsoft Reader eBook Data
 Microsoft Windows HtmlHelp Data
 Microsoft Word 2007+
 Mobipocket E-book
 MS Windows HtmlHelp Data
 Netpbm PPM data
 OpenDocument Text
 PDF document
 PeanutPress PalmOS
 PNG image data
 POSIX shell script text
 PostScript document
 Rich Text Format
 troff or preprocessor text (e.g. Linux man-pages)
 UTF-8 Unicode mail text
 UTF-8 Unicode text
 XML document text

Tags: Accessibility Support: Speech Synthesis, Implemented in: C, User Interface: interface::commandline, role::program, Scope: Utility, Sound and Music: Playback, Interface Toolkit: uitoolkit::ncurses, use::playing, Supports Format: Need an extra tag, works-with-format::chm, works-with-format::epub, works-with-format::html, works-with-format::man, ODF, Open Document Format, works-with-format::pdf, works-with-format::plaintext, works-with-format::postscript, works-with::audio, Works with: Files, Text

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Download for all available architectures
Architecture Package Size Installed Size Files
alpha (unofficial port) 156.9 kB463.0 kB [list of files]
amd64 156.3 kB394.0 kB [list of files]
arm64 152.7 kB398.0 kB [list of files]
armel 152.1 kB381.0 kB [list of files]
armhf 151.1 kB353.0 kB [list of files]
hppa (unofficial port) 156.6 kB387.0 kB [list of files]
i386 162.9 kB413.0 kB [list of files]
ia64 (unofficial port) 172.0 kB520.0 kB [list of files]
m68k (unofficial port) 152.8 kB389.0 kB [list of files]
mips64el 153.5 kB469.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64 (unofficial port) 160.2 kB462.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64el 161.3 kB462.0 kB [list of files]
riscv64 158.5 kB374.0 kB [list of files]
s390x 155.1 kB398.0 kB [list of files]
sh4 (unofficial port) 165.4 kB398.0 kB [list of files]
sparc64 (unofficial port) 149.6 kB1,300.0 kB [list of files]
x32 (unofficial port) 156.9 kB389.0 kB [list of files]