LinuxDevices.com Archive Index (1999-2012) | 2013-current at LinuxGizmos.com | About  
Follow LinuxGizmos:
Twitter Google+ Facebook RSS feed

New mini-distribution of Linux for the visually impaired

Dec 26, 2001 — by LinuxDevices Staff — from the LinuxDevices Archive
Share this: Tweet about this on TwitterGoogle+Share on FacebookShare on LinkedInShare on Reddit

Here is an announcement about a new mini-distribution of Linux for the visually impaired . . .

Hi, I just want to inform you about the existence of a new UMSDOS mini-distribution of Linux, called BrlSpeak. It can be installed without any assistance from a sighted person; and it comes with a special built-in preconfiguration for the braille device, so that a blind person should be able to… preconfigure the braille driver before running BrlSpeak. Also autocompilation of the driver at boot time and automated activation before the darkstar login prompt is provided. To know more, have a look at:
brlspeak.linux-fan.com.

— Osvaldo La Rosa

 
This article was originally published on LinuxDevices and has been donated to the open source community by QuinStreet Inc. Please visit LinuxToday.com for up-to-date news and articles about Linux and open source.

(advertise here)


Comments are closed.