Console screenreaders

Linux for blind general discussion blinux-list at
Sun Oct 11 06:13:38 UTC 2020

Just responding to say that Didier and Marco should now be in direct
email communication, in case others were wondering.



Linux for blind general discussion writes:
> Hi,
> thanks Janina,
> actually I could build SBL on Slint, but as it would need time to
> make a good package with the associated documentation including
> indeed the key bindings and as I already ship 3 console screen
> readers in Slint (fenrir, espeakup/speakup and speechd-up)
> this will have to wait after the release of the new Slint installer.
> However, please send me privately Marco's email address.
> I remind you that mine is didieratslintdotfr. 
> Cheers, Didier
> PS I also read in the AUTHORS file of speech-dispatcher:
> "Thanks to Marco Skambraks for the libao audio output module."
> PPS There is some doculentation also available here:
> I have no idea if its up to date.
> Le 03/10/2020 à 15:11, Linux for blind general discussion a écrit :
> > I was present once when the developer of SBL, Marco Skambraks, did a
> > demo. He showed how SBL could let you work with Midnight Commander. I
> > was jealous to try SBL after that, but I never got it going at the time.
> > 
> > Janina
> > 
> > PS: Didier, I have an email address for him, should you need.
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Janina Sajka

Linux Foundation Fellow
Executive Chair, Accessibility Workgroup:

The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Co-Chair, Accessible Platform Architectures

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