Help with running Speakup on Kali Linux

Janina Sajka janina at
Thu Feb 1 08:55:22 EST 2018

Justin Skists writes:
> > I wonder if the Windows screenreader works like it does in a regular windows
> > command shell, or if SpeakUp needs to be installed.
> The speakup kernel driver won't work, as the Bash on Windows doesn't
> use a Linux kernel. But, being a standard windows console, it might
> work with Microsoft tools.

It does. I'm alternating between NVDA and Narrator.



Janina Sajka

Linux Foundation Fellow
Executive Chair, Accessibility Workgroup:

The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Chair, Accessible Platform Architectures

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