[Wikimediaindia-l] [Wikimedia-in-chn] Wikipedia workshop in Carte Blanche, Chennai

BalaSundaraRaman sundarbecse at yahoo.com
Tue Feb 15 06:01:25 UTC 2011

Thanks Shrinivasan. 

I've added one project proposal to 

I needed to generate audio pronunciation guides for English phrases used in 
Tamil Wiktionary (and other wiktionaries) from pronunciation files for the 
individual words. I started out with the ambitious project and wrote some 
scripts to download and identify candidate files. I tried the Linux cat command 
and it seemed to work. So, I got help from Yuvi Panda and Kishore Kumar (via 
Srikanth) who allowed me to run the scripts from a Linode belonging to KCG 
iCell. However, when I did a test upload, it turned out that the embedded media 
player on Wikimedia Commons stops at the end of the first word. Here, I need the 
help of someone with MATLAB-like media processing experience willing to take 
over the project at 

- Sundar

 "That language is an instrument of human reason, and not merely a medium for 
the expression of thought, is a truth generally admitted."
- George Boole, quoted in Iverson's Turing Award Lecture

----- Original Message ----
> From: Shrinivasan T <tshrinivasan at gmail.com>
> To: BalaSundaraRaman <sundarbecse at yahoo.com>
> Cc: Discussion list on Indian language projects of Wikimedia. 
><wikimediaindia-l at lists.wikimedia.org>; Wikita <wikita-l at lists.wikimedia.org>; 
>wikimedia-in-chn at lists.wikimedia.org
> Sent: Mon, February 14, 2011 9:57:46 PM
> Subject: Re: [Wikimedia-in-chn] [Wikimediaindia-l] Wikipedia workshop in Carte 
>Blanche, Chennai
> Thanks a lot for the session.
> I missed some sessions there.
> I  invite you to the Indian Linux Users Group Chennai's monthly meets
> that held  on every month second saturday at IITM 3 pm to 5 pm.
> see http://ilugc.in  for more info.
> We like to hear from you on any of the upcoming ILUGC  meets.
> Please add the project ideas  in
> http://wiki.ilugc.in/index.php?title=Projects_List
> Thanks a  lot.
> -- 
> Regards,
> T.Shrinivasan
> My Life with GNU/Linux :  http://goinggnu.wordpress.com
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