correct keyboard selection.
janina at cantata.rednote.net
Sat Dec 21 14:46:29 EST 2002
The Speakup keyboard is correct. Are you saying you select that and
still don't have screen review on the numeric keypad?
Do you have the installation HOWTO from:
PS: Ignore all the iso and floppy images--and all the Red Hat manual
links in this doc. I need to update those for Red Hat 8, which is indeed
the current and correct choice vis a vis this HOWTO.
PPS: Until the Speakup map is loaded, you will not have screen review.
Be ware. There is a bug in one of the libraries that causes the cursor
to appear to be on the selection ;immediately beyond the actual one that
it's on in several of the installation screens. If unsure, double-check
the attributes with NumericKeypad/Insert+Period. The color combination
you get should accurately provide the true highlighted item.
Mark Rew writes:
> From: "Mark Rew" <mark.rew at noaa.gov>
> Hi group,
> Which keyboard do I need to select for RedHat version 8? I'm starting SpeakUp
> with the command:
> text speakup_synth=DTLK
> This command causes speakup to speak while I'm installing my Linux. But, I'm
> finding it difficult to know what menu selection I'm on, and I can not even
> get into the fields for entering information such as IP address. I tried
> selecting the "speakup" keyboard. I saw there was another speakup keyboard I
> think, "speakup lt." The hardware is a Pentium 2 CPU, and a Windows style
> Thanks for any suggestions.
> Mark Rew
> e-mail: mark.rew at noaa.gov
> Speakup mailing list
> Speakup at braille.uwo.ca
Janina Sajka, Director
Technology Research and Development
Governmental Relations Group
American Foundation for the Blind (AFB)
Email: janina at afb.net Phone: (202) 408-8175
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