Linux without sighted help
imbar at netvision.net.il
Sun Jan 27 13:03:21 UTC 2008
Thanks I am running xp home, so I guess it won't work.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Tony Baechler" <tony at baechler.net>
To: "Linux for blind general discussion" <blinux-list at redhat.com>
Sent: Sunday, January 27, 2008 10:50 AM
Subject: Re: Linux without sighted help
> running XP Pro or better, try Microsoft Virtual PC. You can boot virtual
> CD images that way and that might work. Your best bet would be software
> speech since XP does weird things with your serial port. Just make sure
> to emulate a virtual sound card. Note that I haven't actually tried this
> but I got a FreeDOS boot floppy to boot this way. You could also try
> VMWare, Bochs, and Qemu but I've had the best luck with Microsoft Virtual
> PC. Note that VPC won't run on XP Home or Windows 9X.
> Imbar Golt wrote:
>> Please I need something that won't boot from a CD, since I don't have
>> sighted help to change the boot sequence. If there is any distribution
>> or virtual consol that can work under windows or boot when Windows is
>> already on the computer?
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