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Fri May 12 22:09:03 UTC 2017

Mark Peveto here,
I'll come back in the morning and see what responses I get.  I still get errors when I use dpkg -i, no matter what I do.  If OS notes help, running vinux 5.1.


Mark Peveto
Registered Linux user number 600552
Everything happens after coffee!

On Wed, 10 May 2017, Linux for blind general discussion wrote:

> Tony Baechler here.
> You first need a kernel package with the latest Speakup patches or you won't
> have any hardware speech. You want the linux-image 4.10.7-2 package. Just
> install it with "sudo dpkg -i linux-image*". It should work fine in Ubuntu,
> but use at your own risk.
> Second, you add just this single line to /etc/modules:
> speakup_txprt
> Finally, you make sure there aren't other modules like speakup_soft and you
> disable espeakup, speechd-up, etc from starting. You shouldn't need software
> speech. Reboot and see what happens. If it doesn't work, post here. Look at
> the dmesg output and see if it had an obvious problem. It should start talking
> early in the boot process.
> On 5/8/2017 4:54 PM, Linux for blind general discussion wrote:
> > Mark Peveto here,
> > Where would I find said Module.  More info, please?
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