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To: gentoo-accessibility@g.o
From: Deedra Waters <dmwaters@g.o>
Subject: Re: Accessible Gentoo Installer?
Date: Sun, 2 Dec 2007 15:05:38 -0600 (CST)
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On Fri, 30 Nov 2007, Cleverson wrote:

> Date: 30 Nov 2007 19:1:3 -0300
> From: Cleverson <clever92000@...>
> Reply-To: gentoo-accessibility@g.o
> To: gentoo-accessibility@g.o
> 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
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> gentoo-accessibility@g.o mailing list
>

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Deedra Waters - Gentoo accessibility and amd64 -
dmwaters@g.o
Gentoo linux: http://www.gentoo.org

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