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From: Cleverson <clever92000@...>
Subject: Re: gentoo x86 minimal cds now have speech and braille
Date: Wed, 09 Sep 2009 21:39:17 -0300
OK, grabing the image now. I'll do some test next days, then report any 
result.

Thank you,
Cleverson

William Hubbs escreveu:
> Yes, this is the image to download for now.  current-iso  is actually a
> symbolic link that points to a directory where the most current
> successful cd build is.
>
> The system will beep when you get to a boot prompt.  From there, type a
> command like,
>
> gentoo speakup.synth=soft
>
> to bring up software speech.
>
> or,
>
> gentoo speakup.synth=ltlk speakup_ltlk.ser=2
>
> for an ltlk on serial port 2.
>
> or,
>
> gentoo brltty=something
>
> to bring up brltty.
>
> There is more info in the readme on the isoabout the command line
> parameters and kernels.
>
> Once we get the dvd set up, we will be working on getting more
> documentation together; I will open a bug for that soon.
>
> The other points to remember would be that, when you are doing an
> install, you will need to configure the chroot to support speech if you
> want it after you reboot.  So, that would mean emerging either espeakup
> or speakup depending on which type of speech you want as well as
> configuring alsa if you are going to use it on the installed system for
> speech or sounds, all before you do the final reboot.
>
> On Wed, Sep 09, 2009 at 08:48:16PM -0300, Cleverson wrote:
>> I also wonder, just to be sure, whether the ISO image to grabe is that
>> from september 1st, install-x86-minimal-20090901.iso?
>>
>> Thanks,
>> Cleverson
>>
>> James Homuth escreveu:
>>> Are there instructions online/elsewhere for enabling speakup support?
>>>
>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: William Hubbs [mailto:williamh@g.o]
>>> Sent: September 9, 2009 6:12 PM
>>> To: gentoo Accessibility
>>> Subject: [gentoo-accessibility] gentoo x86 minimal cds now have speech and
>>> braille
>>>
>>>
>>> All,
>>>
>>> I am pleased to announce that speakup, espeakup and brltty are now part of
>>> the gentoo x86 minimal cd, which is automatically updated every week.
>>>
>>> To download the iso, go to the following url:
>>>
>>> http://distfiles.gentoo.org/releases/x86/current-iso
>>>
>>> There, you will find the ISO image for our most recent minimal cd, which
>>> includes speakup/brltty/espeakup.
>>>
>>> Let me know if you have any questions.
>


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gentoo x86 minimal cds now have speech and braille
-- William Hubbs
RE: gentoo x86 minimal cds now have speech and braille
-- James Homuth
Re: gentoo x86 minimal cds now have speech and braille
-- Cleverson
Re: gentoo x86 minimal cds now have speech and braille
-- William Hubbs
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