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ASR without underlying grammar?

From: Tobias Goebel <goebel@bonn.edu>
Date: Thu, 27 Jun 2002 13:01:16 +0200
Message-ID: <001101c21dca$21364800$fb45a8c0@hnpc1>
To: <www-voice@w3.org>


as far as I understood the specification, there is no possibility to have
ASR without specifying an active grammar in VoiceXML. What if the author
cannot provide a grammar, in cases where the input can't be constrained?
(e.g. when giving proper names) Does VoiceXML deal with that problem?
As a solution, the user could spell the name out, using a built-in grammar
for a phonetic alphabet ("Andrew, Benjamin, Charlie" etc., or anything
equivalent for a specific language), and the Voice Browser could
nevertheless treat the result as if it was uttered properly.
Tobias Goebel,-
Received on Thursday, 27 June 2002 07:01:00 UTC

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