festival - Speech synthesis and text-to-speech system

Property Value
Distribution Fedora 31
Repository Fedora Updates x86_64
Package filename festival-2.5.0-10.fc31.x86_64.rpm
Package name festival
Package version 2.5.0
Package release 10.fc31
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Homepage http://www.cstr.ed.ac.uk/projects/festival/
License MIT and GPL+ and TCL and BSD
Maintainer -
Download size 468.92 KB
Installed size 1.62 MB
Festival is a general multi-lingual speech synthesis system developed
at CSTR. It offers a full text to speech system with various APIs, as
well as an environment for development and research of speech synthesis
techniques. It is written in C++ with a Scheme-based command interpreter
for general control.


Package Version Architecture Repository
festival-1.96-39.fc29.x86_64.rpm 1.96 x86_64 Fedora
festival - - -


Name Value
/usr/bin/sh -
festival-data = 2.5.0-10.fc31
festvox-slt-arctic-hts -
libasound.so.2()(64bit) -
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.14)(64bit) -
libdl.so.2()(64bit) -
libestbase.so()(64bit) -
libestools.so()(64bit) -
libeststring.so()(64bit) -
libgcc_s.so.1()(64bit) -
libgcc_s.so.1(GCC_3.0)(64bit) -
libgomp.so.1()(64bit) -
libm.so.6()(64bit) -
libm.so.6(GLIBC_2.2.5)(64bit) -
libm.so.6(GLIBC_2.27)(64bit) -
libm.so.6(GLIBC_2.29)(64bit) -
libncurses.so.6()(64bit) -
libpthread.so.0()(64bit) -
libpthread.so.0(GLIBC_2.2.5)(64bit) -
libstdc++.so.6()(64bit) -
libstdc++.so.6(CXXABI_1.3)(64bit) -
libstdc++.so.6(CXXABI_1.3.8)(64bit) -
libstdc++.so.6(CXXABI_1.3.9)(64bit) -
libstdc++.so.6(GLIBCXX_3.4)(64bit) -
libstdc++.so.6(GLIBCXX_3.4.11)(64bit) -
libstdc++.so.6(GLIBCXX_3.4.9)(64bit) -
libtinfo.so.6()(64bit) -
rtld(GNU_HASH) -
speech-tools-libs -
systemd -


Name Value
festival = 2.5.0-10.fc31
festival(x86-64) = 2.5.0-10.fc31


Name Value
festival-lib -
festival-speechtools-libs -
festival-speechtools-libs-devel -
festival-speechtools-utils -


Type URL
Mirror download-ib01.fedoraproject.org
Binary Package festival-2.5.0-10.fc31.x86_64.rpm
Source Package festival-2.5.0-10.fc31.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install festival rpm package:

# dnf install festival




2019-10-21 - W. Michael Petullo <mike@flyn.org> - 2.5.0-10
- Obsolete four packages that would otherwise conflict with required speech-tools
2019-10-16 - W. Michael Petullo <mike@flyn.org> - 2.5.0-9
- Fix build on s390x, ppc64le, and aarch64
2019-10-13 - W. Michael Petullo <mike@flyn.org> - 2.5.0-8
- Remove empty lib subpackage
- Fix make command line (add missing '\')
- Use -p with install
- Do not create /etc/festival
- Do not create /usr/share/info
- Simplify %files
- Note BSD license for hts_engine module
- Split data into noarch package
- The festival-devel package now provides festival-static
- Markup additional files as licenses
2019-01-27 - W. Michael Petullo <mike@flyn.org> - 2.5.0-7
- Add more BuildRequires
- Remove use of festivalversion
- Drop Group:
- Replace define with global
- Reorder BuildRequires
- Remove deprecated post, preun, and postun statements
- Remove verbose pushd use
- Do not explicitly call ldconfig
- Label COPYING properly
2018-09-09 - W. Michael Petullo <mike@flyn.org> - 2.5.0-6
- Apply siteinit patch
- Drop lib from /usr/share/festival/lib
- Move audsp
- Drop email_filter
2018-09-06 - W. Michael Petullo <mike@flyn.org> - 2.5.0-5
- Patch to use more reasonable install locations
- Provide systemd service file
2018-08-29 - W. Michael Petullo <mike@flyn.org> - 2.5.0-4
- Do not explicitly run ldconfig
- Remove speechtools definitions
- Make use of system-installed speech-tools
- BuildRequire speech-tools-libs-static
- Fix some URLs
- Set debug_package to null; see comment at top
- Set LIBDIR on make
- Create $RPM_BUILD_ROOT/usr/lib64 before make install
2018-08-28 - W. Michael Petullo <mike@flyn.org> - 2.5.0-3
- Remove speech-tools and use package proposed in Bugzilla #1592220
2018-07-22 - W. Michael Petullo <mike@flyn.org> - 2.5.0-2
- Adjust soname using modification of patch from 1.96-38
- Place audsp where festival can find it
- Configure festival to use pulseaudio
2018-07-22 - W. Michael Petullo <mike@flyn.org> - 2.5.0-1
- Update to 2.5.0
- Drop separate versions for speech_tools and docs
- Drop out-of-date patches
- Revert to Festival-distributed voices rather than NIT
- Drop Hispavoces voices for now
- Use sed to adjust config.in files
- A number of voices no longer have README files
- Build libFestival as a static library for now
- Drop siteinit.scm and sitevars.scm
- Drop info files
- Drop docs package for now
- Switch ked to rab

See Also

Package Description
festival-data-2.5.0-10.fc31.noarch.rpm Data files for the Festival speech synthesis system
festival-devel-2.5.0-10.fc31.i686.rpm Development files for the Festival speech synthesis system
festival-devel-2.5.0-10.fc31.x86_64.rpm Development files for the Festival speech synthesis system
festvox-awb-arctic-hts-2.5.0-10.fc31.noarch.rpm Scottish-accent US English male speaker "AWB" for Festival
festvox-bdl-arctic-hts-2.5.0-10.fc31.noarch.rpm US English male speaker "BDL" for Festival
festvox-clb-arctic-hts-2.5.0-10.fc31.noarch.rpm US English female speaker "CLB" for Festival
festvox-jmk-arctic-hts-2.5.0-10.fc31.noarch.rpm Canadian-accent US English male speaker "JMK" for Festival
festvox-kal-diphone-0.19990610-10.fc31.noarch.rpm American English male speaker "Kevin" for Festival
festvox-rab-diphone-0.19990610-10.fc31.noarch.rpm American English male speaker "Kurt" for Festival
festvox-rms-arctic-hts-2.5.0-10.fc31.noarch.rpm US English male speaker "RMS" for Festival
festvox-slt-arctic-hts-2.5.0-10.fc31.noarch.rpm US English female speaker "SLT" for Festival
ffsend-0.2.57-1.fc31.x86_64.rpm Easily and securely share files from the command line
file-5.37-8.fc31.x86_64.rpm A utility for determining file types
file-devel-5.37-8.fc31.i686.rpm Libraries and header files for file development
file-devel-5.37-8.fc31.x86_64.rpm Libraries and header files for file development