PocketSphinx 0.6 release

We are pleased to announce the long-awaited PocketSphinx 0.6 release, including SphinxBase 0.6.  This release corresponds to SVN revision 9898.

PocketSphinx is a small-footprint continuous speech recognition system, freely licensed under a simplified BSD license, suitable for handheld and desktop applications.  It features:

  • Cross-platform: Linux, Windows, Mac OS X, iPhoneOS
  • Experimental support for Nokia S60v3 and Windows Mobile
  • Support for semi-continuous, phonetically-tied, and fully continuous acoustic models
  • Model footprint on disk of about 10MB per language
  • Memory footprint under 20MB for medium-vocabulary continuous recognition
  • Trigram language models and JSGF finite-state grammars
  • Acoustic models for English and Mandarin
  • Small language models for English and Mandarin (simplified and traditional characters)
  • Python language bindings
  • GStreamer multimedia framework integration

The release branch can be accessed via Subversion at http://cmusphinx.svn.sourceforge.net/svnroot/cmusphinx/branches/pocketsphinx-0.6 - this is the preferred way to access the release, particularly if you are using Windows.

This exact release tag can be accessed at http://cmusphinx.svn.sourceforge.net/svnroot/cmusphinx/tags/pocketsphinx-0.6

Source code archives are now available for download at http://sourceforge.net/projects/cmusphinx/

Debian/Ubuntu source packages are available from https://launchpad.net/~dhuggins/+archive/cmusphinx