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any Voice Recognition System?

Postby Branta on Fri Jan 30, 2009 8:34 pm

Mint 6

is there an open source GUI voice recognition system?

One I can use to dictate coorespondence?

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Re: any Voice Recognition System?

Postby Husse on Sun Feb 01, 2009 2:47 pm

A few can be found on this page, does not seem to be all that good though
http://www.linux.com/base/ldp/howto/Spe ... tware.html
This looks more promising
http://ostatic.com/blog/sphinx-open-sou ... ecognition
This one perhaps
http://julius.sourceforge.jp/en_index.php
For some reason I don't understand there's a lot of old hits when you search for voice recognition linux
Is there nod development going on?
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Install error Sphinx 4

Postby Branta on Sun Feb 01, 2009 8:27 pm

Mint 6

Husse, thank you for your interest and suggestion.

I did
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apt-get install sun-java6-jdk

then
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jar xvf sphinx4-1.0beta-bin.zip

From the /Sphinx4/lib I did
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sh ./jsapi.sh

I get this error:
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./jsapi.sh: 1428: uudecode: not found

An ls in the active directory lists among others
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jsapi.sh

Is there something I need to install?

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Re: any Voice Recognition System?

Postby Husse on Mon Feb 02, 2009 6:10 am

Seems you need uudecode :)
It's found in sharutils which is in the repos
My guess....
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Re: any Voice Recognition System?

Postby kwisher on Tue Feb 03, 2009 12:06 am

Branta wrote:Mint 6

is there an open source GUI voice recognition system?

One I can use to dictate coorespondence?

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Check out this project. I don't know anything about it or where I heard about so YMMV.

http://www.voxforge.org/home
The instructions suggested Windows XP or better, so I installed Linux :)
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Re: any Voice Recognition System?

Postby Branta on Tue Feb 03, 2009 1:45 pm

Husse,

That worked and I was able to get the demo test to recognize the suggested, "hello Paul," "Hello Rita," and so forth.

From your link's for which I am very grateful, and my own research, it appears there is no active project for voice recognition. The newest dates were 2004 on most of what I found.

I really would like a GUI voice recognition system.

Again, Husse, thank you for your interest and help.


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Re: any Voice Recognition System?

Postby Husse on Tue Feb 03, 2009 5:46 pm

I have a feeling that voice recognition is a no go at the moment, but I may be wrong...
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Re: any Voice Recognition System?

Postby goinglinux on Fri Mar 22, 2013 12:41 am

This is an old thread, but there has been some development in the field of voice recognition in the past four years. I'm going to try installing Palaver on Mint 14 using the instructions from this article and this youtube video. I'll be back to report my results.

http://www.muktware.com/5412/how-get-palaver-speech-recognition-work-ubuntu
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pxom292XW_g
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Re: any Voice Recognition System?

Postby goinglinux on Fri Mar 22, 2013 1:59 am

OK, Palaver still has a way to go... and I have a bit to learn about setting up my own dictionary of commands... but it works GREAT. I had to install some of the "components" a couple of times to get them to actually install. Not sure why. Anyway, this has a lot of promise and is under active development. We're getting close.
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Re: any Voice Recognition System?

Postby goinglinux on Sun Mar 24, 2013 10:20 am

One more reference.
http://cmusphinx.sourceforge.net/2010/03/pocketsphinx-0-6-release/

CMUSphinx/PocketSphinx is already in the Ubuntu, Mint and Fedora repositories (phython-pocketsphinx). The link above is for the release announcement for version 0.6 back in 2010. They are currently on 0.8 which looks like it will be in the repos for Ubuntu's first release of 2013.
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