Running your own private Piper TTS server at home

Several people in the Matrix chats have expressed an interest in running their own Piper TTS server on their home network. Now that it’s not as difficult (and expensive) to get ahold of a Raspberry Pi, you may have one ready to go as a dedicated TTS server for your voice assistant. This post and the accompanying script can get you rolling with that quickly and easily:

Up next, I’ll do the same with FasterWhisper for STT. :slight_smile:

Hope this is helpful!


Thanks to the incomparable @fromport , I’ve updated the post with many small corrections I missed on the first pass. Thank you!