[orca-list] Problems with orca and updated Ubuntu 16.04

Linux for blind general discussion blinux-list at redhat.com
Sat Jan 27 19:53:36 UTC 2018

Thanks for the help.  Orca is now working everywhere but firefox.  Not 
sure what is happening with that.  Turns out something was not working in 
the sound system and a reboot fixed it.


On Fri, 26 Jan 2018, Peter Vágner wrote:

> Hello,
> Can you access that PC remotely to trouble shoot? Does other audio such as system bell play? Can you blindly try running
> espeak hello
> spd-say hello
> or similar to discover if speech is working fine?
> If all this appears to be working are you sure orca is running?
> Greetings
> Peter
> 2018-01-26 18:29 GMT+01:00 Tom Masterson <kd7cyu at gmail.com>:
>       I am running Ubuntu 16.04 with all the latest updates.  Under either mate or Ubuntu Default orca comes up and works with my braille display in some
>       circumstances but there is no speech.  It does not work with even my braille display under firefox.  The only oddity I see in syslog or other places is
>       the following line.
>       Jan 26 09:23:34 Tom-M2800 console-kit-daemon[5024]: (process:7120): GLib-CRITICAL **: g_slice_set_config: assertion 'sys_page_size == 0' failed
>       Does anyone on these lists have suggestions?
>       Tom
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