MAC OS X: audible notification after a long command

long_command; say I am all done
I often run some command that takes a while to finish. By putting the say command afterward, I get an audio notification. Please note that this command (say) only works on Mac OS X and not Linux.

By: haivu
2010-01-27 19:03:01

What Others Think

on linux i use a command like echo "$*" | /usr/bin/text2wave | /usr/bin/aplay to make the computer say something. works pretty good.
fpunktk · 608 weeks and 4 days ago
Are you familiar with the mac OS ? Those people especially the development team who work in this operating system will be useful with these kinds of details given here.Anyway keep updating this useful information more so that many people will be helpful with this click here
leonamargret · 50 weeks and 4 days ago
Are you aware of the codes used in Mac OS? The code used over here will help you if you have a long command. This will only work with Mac OS and not with Linux. It will be easy if you share some more code lines over here. hostsailor
caiadomino · 38 weeks and 6 days ago

What do you think?

Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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