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Re: PROPOSAL: Issue 361

From: Harvey Bingham <hbingham@acm.org>
Date: Tue, 21 Nov 2000 21:52:53 -0500
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To: Jon Gunderson <jongund@ux1.cso.uiuc.edu>, w3c-wai-ua@w3.org
At 2000-11-20 14:15-0600, Jon Gunderson wrote:
>I suggest that we do not change checkpoint 4.14 (other than for other 
>resolved changes for adding language), but add the following note after 
>the checkpoint.
>Note: Many speech synthesizers confound the specification of voice gender, 
>pitch range, stress, richness in named voice labels that use pitch range, 
>stress and richness parameters to help create different voice sounds (i.e 
>adult male, child female, robot voice).  When using these synthesizers 
>make available the full range of voices.

Well-stated, I agree.
Received on Tuesday, 21 November 2000 22:14:25 UTC

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