Orca does not speak

Linux for blind general discussion blinux-list at redhat.com
Tue Jan 15 07:02:18 UTC 2019

I rely on "orca -r" quite a bit, actually. There are any number of
conditions that can silence a running Orca that can be quickly remedied
that way. Guess I never noticed I stood for "replace," and the
juxtaposition of "screen-reader" really threw me. Replace my screen
reader? With what?



Linux for blind general discussion writes:
> For what it's worth, I'd agree --restart would be more intuitive and
> self-documenting from the perspective of a native English speaker
> assuming there isn't already a --restart switch that does something
> different. That said, it's ultimately the developer's decision, it's
> hardly the most esoteric command-line switch in existence, and
> honestly, I'm kind of surprised a graphical application would even
> have such a function built-in to its command-line syntax.
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Janina Sajka

Linux Foundation Fellow
Executive Chair, Accessibility Workgroup:	http://a11y.org

The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Chair, Accessible Platform Architectures	http://www.w3.org/wai/apa

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