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Watson SS Plugin 1.6.0 Released

IBM Watson Speech Synthesis (SS) Plugin 1.6.0 to the UniMRCP Server (UMS) has been released.

The plugin is based on the following components:

  • UniMRCP Server 1.7.0
  • IBM Watson Text to Speech API v1
  • Libevent 2.1.9
  • Rapidjson 1.1.0

The binaries are currently available for the following Linux distributions:

  • Red Hat / CentOS 7 (unimrcp-watson-ss-1.7.1-1.el7.x86_64.rpm)
  • Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (unimrcp-watson-ss_1.7.1-xenial_amd64.deb)
  • Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (unimrcp-watson-ss_1.7.1-bionic_amd64.deb)

This release introduces support for caching of synthesized waveforms. The release also completes HTTP proxy implementation.

The detailed list of changes introduced in this release follows.
New Features
  • Added support for caching of synthesized waveforms. See Sections 4.2 and 5.11 in the Usage Guide for more info.
Fixed Problems
  • Completed HTTP proxy support.
Configuration Parameters
  • Added a new attribute 'caching' to the element 'synth-settings'. The attribute defaults to 'false'.
  • Updated the Usage Guide to reflect the changes introduced in this release.

Visit the Watson SS plugin page for more information.


Thank you for using UniMRCP.

Arsen Chaloyan
Author of UniMRCP

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