Linux on BrailleNotes

tyler compgeek13 at
Thu Feb 2 09:48:37 EST 2006

I would like some info, but, will this stuff work on a pc? I have seen some 
menu-based programs, and would like to make use of some of them.
Tyler Littlefield.
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----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Willem van der Walt" <wvdwalt at>
To: "Speakup is a screen review system for Linux." <speakup at>
Sent: Wednesday, February 01, 2006 11:03 PM
Subject: Re: Linux on BrailleNotes

> Hi,
> I have written a simple but effective menu system that allow for the
> running of programs from a menu.
> I also have a file browser and a few scripts to copy files from a menu
> system etc.  The idea here is to build a localized note taker type device
> for South Africa.
> I am doing this in work time, so I will first have to find out what the
> procedure for releasing it is, but it will be open-source and would be
> available for use in Free soft or whatever you want to call that.
> I have done some other work towards the creation of the note taker as
> well.
> People can mail me should they want more info.
> Regards, Willem
>  On Thu, 2
> Feb 2006, Luke Yelavich wrote:
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>> On Thu, Feb 02, 2006 at 11:25:19AM EST, Gregory Nowak wrote:
>>> Because there are people that prefer the keysoft-like UI over the
>>> command line. Once there is a version of netbsd running on the bn, the
>>> goal of the freesoft project is to offer the choice of the
>>> command-line, and a keysoft-like, menu-driven ui.
>> And I would guess that this would be modular, so one could easily create
>> software that simply can appear in the menu, with little to no extra
>> work. Sounds good.
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