installing speakup

Daniel Dalton daniel.dalton47 at
Mon Nov 12 20:32:36 UTC 2007

On 13/11/2007 3:38 AM, John Heim wrote:
> Do you require a custom kernel? It would be easier to download a kernel 
> with speakup already compiled in. You can do that by going to

OK. So I just get the kernel install it with apt and reboot? No messing 
with bootloaders is required?


The link didn't work for me?

> If you are using debian linux, you can do this:

I am on debian. etch. So will the following instructions still work for me?
Also my kernel is version

> 1. Add the following line to your /etc/apt/sources.list file:
> deb ./

Hmmm I get an error with apt-get update. Can you in close the line in 
quotation marks?

> 2. At the linux command line, type
> apt-get update

When adding the following line and running apt-get update I get an error 
about this line.
"deb ./"

I also tried
With no luck.
The error I get is:
" is not known on line in 
Any ideas?
Or could I just download it to my system and install it manually?
If so how?

Thanks for your help. And if you could help me with this I would 
appreciate it.

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