A fun article today on how to use OSX speech command with the command line.
You can have your system say a sentence by using:
Your mac ships with a few voices, use
-v to specify a voice.
List of voices: Alex, Bruce, Fred, Kathy, Vicky, Victoria, Daniel, Tessa, Fiona, Moira, Veena, Karen.
You can use
-f to specify the path to a file to read.
You can also pipe the content of the file into the
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-o flag to output the
Hope you had fun, not the most useful command but I had quite a bit of fun with it.
Check out more OS X commands here.