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From: Alexis <flexibeast@gmail.com>
To: Majid Hussain <mhussaincov93@gmail.com>
Cc: voidlinux <voidlinux@googlegroups.com>
Subject: Re: i'm visually impared does the mate iso of void linux have orca screen reader?
Date: Fri, 31 Jan 2020 23:28:21 +1100
Message-ID: <871rrfizdm.fsf@ada> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CAKmxv4wPprpPp-gum+wiZahT2J0E4iZB-YfSUuXTohGvvN8ksA@mail.gmail.com>


Majid Hussain <mhussaincov93@gmail.com> writes:

> i'm guessing that the installer is ran via terminal?
> or inside it?

Yes, the installer is run from the terminal. The installer is an 
ncurses-like text interface. It doesn't make use of a GUI, so even 
if Orca came on the ISO, it could not be used with the 
installer. (Unless i'm misunderstanding Orca's capabilities.)

> to conferm, gnome-orca is not on the live mate iso,
> so unless it could be added, I will not be able to joine you,
> could it be added?

If you need Orca for the install process in particular, then the 
preceding applies. If you don't necessarily need Orca for the 
install process, but need it more generally, then even though it 
doesn't come with the ISO, you could still easily install it after 
installation by running:

    # xbps-install gnome-orca

If you want to create your own live ISO containing MATE and Orca, 
follow the instructions at:

    https://github.com/void-linux/void-mklive

That's probably also the place to request that Orca be made 
available on the live ISOs by default.


Alexis.

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Thread overview: 9+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-01-30 20:07 Majid Hussainh
2020-01-31  3:05 ` Alexis
2020-01-31  9:54   ` Majid Hussain
2020-01-31 12:28     ` Alexis [this message]
2020-01-31 13:41     ` Majid Hussain
2020-01-31 14:08       ` Alexis
2020-01-31 14:21         ` Jeffrey Pohlmeyer
2020-01-31 14:15     ` Majid Hussain
2020-01-31 14:25       ` Alexis

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