Chromium-based browser local .desktop files (was Re: void-linux)

Linux for blind general discussion blinux-list at
Fri Oct 28 01:16:04 UTC 2022

Confirmed here.  That /etc/profile.d/ file helped me get
vivaldi talking.  That's a good piece of configuration there for our
needs, thanks!

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defense of liberty:
 soap, ballot, jury, and ammo. Please use in that order."
-Ed Howdershelt (Author, 1940)


On Thu, 27 Oct 2022, Linux for blind general discussion wrote:

> Confirmed!
> I placed
> on a line by itself in a file I called /etc/profile.d/ and
> rebooted the computer. Chromium and Brave began speaking without any further
> intervention. This is after removing all my browser .desktop files from
> .local/share/applications and placing them in a new folder. Google Chrome is
> the only one that didn't speak at first, but I closed something and then
> closed the other pop-up that told me that it couldn't update Google Chrome to
> the latest version, then I got normal speech. So the desktop files are truly
> no longer needed for Chromium-based browsers.
> ~Kyle
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