Redhat6.1 boot disks with Speakup don't seem to work withDoubleTalk LT
vtsaran at nimbus.ocis.temple.edu
Thu May 11 22:35:32 EDT 2000
Janina, I did what you suggested, but nothing works still. Here is what I
with rawrite copied it onto an empty floppy.
Connected Doubletalk LT to com1, both machines are desktops, BTW.
Reboot computer, prompt comes up. I type
The booting process proceeds as if there is no speakup built-in.
Do you have any other suggestions?
----- Original Message -----
From: "Janina Sajka" <janina at afb.net>
To: <speakup at braille.uwo.ca>
Cc: <speakup at speech.braille.uwo.ca>
Sent: Thursday, May 11, 2000 1:13 PM
Subject: Re: Redhat6.1 boot disks with Speakup don't seem to work
> I had the same problem with my IBM Thinkpad 560Z.
> The issue turned out to be that the serial port on the backplane of the
> Thinkpad was being seen by Linux as ttyS1. Seems the irda port on the
> front plane is ttyS0. So, the fix was to add the following at the boot
> so my boot prompt response became:
> text speakup_ser=1
> That did it.
> On Thu, 11 May 2000, Victor Tsaran
> > I downloaded the boot disk for RedHat6.1, ltlkb.bin, and copied it onto
> > floppy. I tried it on two machines and in both cases the machines
> > no speech ever came up. Anyone have an idea why this behavior?
> > Vic
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