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by Sponge Belly
23 Nov 2012 04:17
Forum: DOS Batch Forum
Topic: Windows Narrator.bat (Read from file)
Replies: 7
Views: 3633

Re: Windows Narrator.bat (Read from file)

Hi Boombox! Have you tried Best Free Windows Narrator Voices ? Some good links there. There are also rumours that ETI Eloquence voices can be made to work with NVDA (an open source screen reader for Windows), but it's legally murky and I couldn't possibly comment further... On a lighter note, you mi...
by Sponge Belly
22 Oct 2012 08:46
Forum: DOS Batch Forum
Topic: update to win2unix
Replies: 8
Views: 4074

update to win2unix

Hello All! Everyone knows this old trick of converting Unix text files to Windows format: more unix.txt > win.txt Btw, more waits for keypress after scrolling 65,534 lines no matter what. But going the other way (from Windows to Unix) is less straightforward. But with a little chicanery and a lot of...
by Sponge Belly
06 Oct 2012 07:18
Forum: DOS Batch Forum
Topic: Another take on safe string replace
Replies: 19
Views: 6467

Re: Another take on safe string replace

Classic newbie error. But when I went back to add the code tags, someone had beaten me to it. Thanks, whoever you are! Anyways, I wrote the program to see if I could exploit findstr /o ^^. I acknowledge that it is grossly inefficient, case insensitive, and that it will choke on ~, =, and *. But the...
by Sponge Belly
04 Oct 2012 17:06
Forum: DOS Batch Forum
Topic: Another take on safe string replace
Replies: 19
Views: 6467

Re: Another take on safe string replace

Hello All! Sorry for the late arrival. What did I miss? Anyways, I've cranked out a little program similar to Liviu's. Only my effort counts the occurrences of the substring in the source string and creates a 0-based index list of the position of each occurrence. @echo off & setlocal enableexten...