Manjaro XFCE 21.1.3
I want to try to read aloud a document with Okular, that’s the console output:
Error loading text-to-speech plug-in "speechd"
I do see that qt5-speech 5.15.2-1 is installed
From Text to Speech on GNU/Linux Part 2: Okular to Speech
I deduct the problem lies in the LOADING.
But that doesn’t mean the
speechd is present/installed as i part of
speech-dispatcher … but you can for example use
flite instead …
It can’t load what is not installed. Once you install one that you prefer, and set it in Okular Preferences, you should have no error.
In Okular>Configuration>Configure Okular>Accessibility
I can indeed choose the test to speech engine
If I installed: sayit, espeak, flite; I only see flite or speechd in Okular
If I select speechd that’s the console output:
Found no modules in speech-dispatcher. No text to speech possible.