speakup modified slackware 10.1 now available (fwd)

Ned ngranic at cox.net
Sat Feb 19 17:49:57 EST 2005

Since I am total novice in Linux and installing matters, my dumb question 
is: can we then run that Linux version from a CD?
Many thanks!
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Joseph C. Lininger" <jbahm at pcdesk.net>
To: "Speakup List" <speakup at braille.uwo.ca>
Sent: Saturday, February 19, 2005 3:42 PM
Subject: speakup modified slackware 10.1 now available (fwd)

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> Hello all,
> I would like to let everyone know that I now have the first disc of the 
> Slackware 10.1 CD set available in a speakup modified form. I started this 
> project with Slackware 10.0, and have decided to continue it due to its 
> success. In case you don't already know, this project provides a Slackware 
> install CD with the Speakup screen reader in all kernels. The speakup.s 
> kernel has been removed, and all other kernels have been recompiled to 
> include Speakup. This allows blind and visually impaired users to install 
> Slackware Linux using the XFS filesystem, using SATA or SCSI, or using any 
> other support provided by the kernels on the CD.
> You can download the speakup modified ISO image via ftp at:
> ftp://ftp.pcdesk.net/slackware/slackware-10.1-iso
> Or via rsync at:
> rsync://ftp.pcdesk.net/slackware/slackware-10.1-iso
> I have also set up a web site for this project, which I am currently 
> revamping. You can find the site at:
> http://www.pcdesk.net/slackwarespk.html
> In the past, I provided both discs 1 and 2 in a Speakup modified form. I 
> regrette to inform everyone that as of version 10.1, disc 2 of the CD set 
> no longer appears to be a bootable rescue CD as it was in the past. 
> Because of this, disc 1 is the only one available on my site for this 
> version. It's really too bad actually. That CD made a nice rescue disc.
> If anyone has any questions, comments, flames, etc. concerning this 
> project, feel free to contact me via email at jbahm at pcdesk.net. Enjoy!
> Marriage. (N): An arrangement which usually results in twice the amount of 
> arguing and half the amount of sex.
> Joseph C. Lininger
> jbahm at pcdesk.net
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