Enquiring Speakup for GUI Linux

Jim Ruby jruby at charter.net
Sat Aug 31 22:29:25 EDT 2002

This is good news to my ears. I wonder though will it support some hardware synthesizer too? software speech tends to slow down the system and if you only have a 
single channel sound card you are out of luck hearing them wonderful event sounds.

I can't wait:).

On Sat, 31 Aug 2002 22:11:41 -0400, Thomas Ward wrote:

>Hi. At the moment there is no stable GUI screen readers on the market.
>However, Gnopernicus is under development, and  it is shaping up to be a
>pretty good GUI screen reader when completed.  It will have software speech,
>supports some braille displays, built in magnification, and what I can from
>the code it is going to be pretty good. You'll just have to hold onto your
>hat for a few months for it to get to a stable release.
>Speakup mailing list
>Speakup at braille.uwo.ca

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