ubuntu mait help

Christopher Chaltain chaltain at gmail.com
Sat Sep 12 02:52:33 UTC 2015

Super+alt+s means hold down the super key, the alt key and the s key all 
at the same time. The super key is also known as the Windows key.

On 09/11/2015 08:09 PM, Cheryl Homiak wrote:
> Hmmm, maybe I was confused about the installer you are using or perhaps
> what I found was too old. In looking at debian accessibility there is
> reference to the gnome live cd and it does talk about starting orca. I'm
> pasting what it says (can't figure out what super-alt-s is!) and paste
> the link.
> The gnome liveCD has screen reader support. At the boot menu, one has to
> type enter (TODO: add beep). Then the desktop launches up (TODO: add
> beep), and one can press super-alt-s to start Orca.
> https://wiki.debian.org/accessibility
>> On Sep 11, 2015, at 7:54 PM, Cheryl Homiak <cah4110 at icloud.com
>> <mailto:cah4110 at icloud.com>> wrote:
>> Well, I went looking for this, partly because it seems you've gotten
>> no answer and partly because I have a frustrating situation with two
>> old computers with different wifi cards that can respond to a scan but
>> don't connect. I was thinking about trying the live cd in them to see
>> whether that would do wifi for either of these machines but frankly
>> this link below looks rather confusing so I don't know whether or not
>> I'll try it. I imagine you have already read this so it's probably not
>> helpful but it's all I've found so far.
>> https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Accessibility/doc/StartGuide
>> --
>> Cheryl
>>> On Sep 10, 2015, at 10:54 PM, Hank Smith, and Seeing-eye dog Iona
>>> <hank.smith966 at gmail.com <mailto:hank.smith966 at gmail.com>> wrote:
>>> xHello when launching the live cd
>>> when the drum sounds what is the proper command to turn orca on?
>>> tried control s
>>> tried
>>> alt control s
>>> also tried alt windows s
>>> nothing will turn it on.
>>> is there a trick to getthing this talking?
>>> I want to give ubuntu a try
>>> I gave up on sonar for the moment.
>>> Hank
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