Re: Exporting "Speak" to an audio file?
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- From: Brentt <brenttnewman at gmail.com>
- Date: Thu, 24 Oct 2013 23:48:30 -0400 (EDT)
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Thank you. I thought for sure I just was missing the functionality in the documents, thanks for giving me a definitive answer. It is a strange choice to omit the functionality.i On Sun, Oct 20, 2013 at 8:40 PM, David Bailey <dave at removedbailey.co.uk>wrote: > On 16/10/2013 09:44, Brentt wrote: > > Hello, > > > > Is there any way to export the output of Speak to an audio file? (e.g. a > > .wav file ) > > > > I figured this might work but it does not: > > > > > > Export["~/foo.wav", Speak["bar"]] > > > > Is there any way to get an audio file out of speak? > > > > > If you need this for a one off application, there is a free program > called Audiacity which can be set up to record whatever sound is going > to the speakers (but digitally). It would do what you want in a rather > clumsy way. > > It does seem odd to me that Mathematica can output both speech and > musical sound, but it has no way to convert these into waveforms. This > reduces their use considerably. > > David Bailey > http://www.dbaileyconsultancy.co.uk > >