Installing Fedora and other Linux systems

Linux for blind general discussion blinux-list at
Thu Jun 29 17:34:50 UTC 2017

Did you read the beginners-guide to install archlinux?  It's longer but 
gives more information.

I have developed brailled instructions for installing arch and each time 
I do that I end up improving those instructions.

On Thu, 29 Jun 2017, Linux for blind general discussion wrote:

> Date: Thu, 29 Jun 2017 08:45:20
> From: Linux for blind general discussion <blinux-list at>
> To: blinux-list at
> Subject: Re: Installing Fedora and other Linux systems
> Le 29/06/2017 ? 12:29, Linux for blind general discussion a ?crit :
>> Hi all. After using Windows for a month, after using Linux for two months, 
> I've noticed that everything that I do on Windows, I could do on Windows, and 
> with the Braille note Touch, I can get the Exchange emails from the training 
> center I'm attending, which mainly uses Windows. So, while in Windows, I 
> burned a USB drive with the latest Fedora image, using Rufus, making it 
> bootable. So, The installation went well, but after the computer restarted, 
> and the flash drive was taken out, no system came up. I've never seen that 
> happen before, and Googling didn't give any answers, so I'm stuck between 
> Vinux, and Arch. Vinux being okay I suppose, but out of date, and Arch being 
> hard for me to install, without scripts although the ones I know of are 
> broken, but Arch is what I like, because it has anything I ask of it. So I 
> tried installing Fedora a few more times, formatting the drive, but no luck. 
> Then I accidentally pulled the flash drive out of the USB drive for a moment, 
> and when I pushed i
>>   t back in, I couldq't load Orca when first starting up the installer, so 
> the data on that drive is probably corrupted. So, any ideas? Should I just go 
> with Vinux and deal with it? The last time I tried the instructions for 
> installing Arch, I got stuck on setting the clock and such, because the 
> results I got were not the results on the ge, so I'm just not sure what to 
> do.
> Unfortunately Fedora isn't ready for accessibility at this time. You can 
> install Debian 9 "Stretch" with braille or speech synthesis : 
> I advise you to choose Mate as desktop environment for its accessibility 
> and ease of use.
> Best regards.
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