The Centre for Speech Technology Research, The university of Edinburgh

Festival Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)


This is a collection of the most frequently asked festival questions. To save yourself time please look here before asking questions.


2. Running Festival

1 How do I run festival in server mode?
2 Altering Pause durations
3 Festival speaks at double speed!
4 Festival is very quiet. How do I make it louder?

1. Installing Festival

1 Which Packages do I actually need?
2 Problems with RPMs for linux
3 Compiling with cygwin under windows
4 gcc 3.4
5 Errors when I compile with Microsoft Windows


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