2.6.18 kernels and tripletalk

Nick Gawronski nick at nickgawronski.com
Thu Aug 2 19:28:58 EDT 2007

Hi, speaking of making live CD's is there any package that can take a 
currently running system and turn it into a live CD?
Original message:
> I have a theory that as of kernels 2.6.18, if you want to use a tripletalk
> synth, you have to compile the ltlk driver into the kernel. If you
> don't,when you do this:
> # echo ltlk > /proc/speakup/synth_name

> you're  kicked out of your shell and back to the login prompt. i've  noticed
> this behaviour with grml, Shane's 2.6.18 kernels, Shane's  etch installation
> iso, and my own kernels. However, when I compiled the  ltlk driver into the
> kernel, it works. I made a couple of live CDs and I kept having trouble
> initializing the tripletalk until I compiled the driver in instead of having
> it load as a module.

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