braille translation software:

david poehlman david.poehlman at
Tue Jan 18 13:52:47 UTC 2005

Janina is correct.  This is a variant of unix in fact.  Those who know how 
to do it though can tweek linux apps to work with it.  For more info:
Johnnie Apple Seed

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Janina Sajka" <janina at>
To: "Linux for blind general discussion" <blinux-list at>
Sent: Tuesday, January 18, 2005 8:28 AM
Subject: Re: braille translation software:

You should be clear that you're not running Linux.

The BSD on which your Mac's OSX is based bears many resemblances, and
many things will work similarly. But, it is not the same thing.

david poehlman writes:
> Hi all,
> Have people had much success with nfb trans running in linux and also is
> there other software besides nfb trans and turbo braille?
> Johnnie Apple Seed
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