startech serial card

randy turner rturner222 at
Mon Nov 13 10:01:09 EST 2006

hi chuck
i guess if it isn't allready built in speakup just isn't going to see it.
so i have two questions for all of you.
how far are we from usb support with speakup?
and the second question is
where can i buy a computer that will work with speakup??
thanks to all
randy turner

On Mon, 13 Nov 2006, Chuck Hallenbeck wrote:

> Randy,
> I doubt if removing the modem will help. I recently had a computer with
> one built-in serial port and a second serial port on a PCI card such as
> yours. I wanted to have a refreshable braille display and an external
> synthesizer on the box, and the only way to get the synthesizer to be
> recognized was to put it on the built-in port. The braille display
> worked either way, but the synthesizer only worked on the built-in port.
> My guess is that without any built-in serial ports, you can forget about
> installing with speakup.
> Chuck
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