[SATLUG] blind ubuntu users

Craig sargonemail at gmail.com
Tue Apr 5 22:47:39 CDT 2011


On Tue Apr 5 19:53:02 CDT 2011 Cheryl Holmes wrote:
> Are there any blind ubuntu users, orca users on list?
> can anyone tell me where to get info such as cd, dvd, cassette tape, etc on
> how to install and use orca properly?  I know I've heard it's difficult but
> I need to learn it..
> thank you very much..
> Cheryl

Ok, not sure which version of ubuntu you're interested in; but
independent of the
distro, any version of Gnome from 2.16 forward has Orca by default.
I don't use orca, but a quick internet search turned up the following:

http://vinux.org.uk/faq.html

http://live.gnome.org/Orca
http://live.gnome.org/Orca/DownloadInstall

http://www.pendrivelinux.com/creating-a-portable-qemu-ubuntu-orca-for-the-blind/

http://linuxappfinder.com/package/orca

https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Accessibility
https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Accessibility
https://wiki.ubuntu.com/EdgyReleaseNotes

Additional links:
http://vinux.org.uk/links.html
http://lhspodcast.info/tag/ubuntu/


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