Launching a GUI Web browser and Orca from a console?

Linux for blind general discussion blinux-list at
Fri Feb 11 19:05:38 UTC 2022

I'd like to be able to do this too. I've never used a GUI desktop.
The only reason I'd even consider a GUI interface is to web browse sites that are inimical to lynx, links, and w3m.

On Fri, Feb 11, 2022 at 06:31:15PM +0200, Linux for blind general discussion wrote:
> Hi all,
> I know this is doable, but have never actually done it myself.
> I am looking for either a script,  or the info I may need to write my own,
> to launch any of my GUI web browsers with Orca, without actually starting up
> a desktop, Mate, Gnome, etc, or first starting up a WM, weather Fluxbox or
> ratpoison.
> If anyone could please point me in a direction, I'd appreciate it.
> I actually need this for work, my clients like calling on Google Duo. Why, I
> have no idea!
> Warm regards,
> Brandt Steenkamp
> Sent from the Slint console using Alpine
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