Introduction: Make Your Raspberry Pi Speak
A simple method to get some feedback from the Raspberry Pi is to use Text To Speech (TTS).
I this Instructable I will show you how to do this using Python and Espeak.
-Raspberry Pi with internet connection (internet just for setup)
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Step 1: Install Python
If you haven't installed Python already, install it via apt-get:
sudo apt-get install python-dev
Step 2: Install Espeak
To install the TTS engine (Espeak) and the Python module, use the following command:
sudo apt-get install espeak
sudo apt-get install espeak python-espeak
Step 3: Speak!
To speak a sentence, use the command
espeak Hello Instructables!
or in Python:
from espeak import espeak