Gentoo Archives: gentoo-accessibility

From: Deedra Waters <dmwaters@g.o>
To: gentoo-accessibility@l.g.o
Cc: gentoo-accessibility@××××××××××××.org
Subject: Re: [gentoo-accessibility] Accessible Gentoo Installer?
Date: Sun, 02 Dec 2007 21:06:04
Message-Id: Pine.LNX.4.64.0712021459200.20790@monster
In Reply to: [gentoo-accessibility] Accessible Gentoo Installer? by Cleverson
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On Fri, 30 Nov 2007, Cleverson wrote:

> Date: 30 Nov 2007 19:1:3 -0300 > From: Cleverson <clever92000@×××××××××.br> > Reply-To: gentoo-accessibility@l.g.o > To: gentoo-accessibility@××××××××××××.org > Subject: [gentoo-accessibility] [iso-8859-1] Accessible Gentoo Installer? > > Hello, > > Since Gentoo's installer is written using GTK, would be possible to have > Orca screen reader plus some voice synthesiser like ESpeak in the Gentoo live > CD, so that blind people could > perform an HD installation?
Blind people can still do gentoo installs they just need to use older livecds. I don't really know how possible it would be to get orca etc included on the installer livecds,we haven't really looked into that as of yet.
> > Such an accessible installer would be nice, especially now that we don't > have Speakup built into the kernel anymore.
I believe that speakup will be back in the kernel soon but i don't know when.
> > Many thanks, > Cleverson > -- > gentoo-accessibility@g.o mailing list >
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