Gregory Nowak greg at gregn.net
Tue Jun 7 18:37:32 EDT 2016

Yes, as far as I know speakup doesn't yet support serial ports that
are pci or usb converters. I did my testing with the bns on a machine
with standard serial ports on the motherboard. For what it's worth, I
also tried the devuan minimal i386 iso with a doubletalk pc, and that
works fine too.


On Tue, Jun 07, 2016 at 03:30:37PM -0700, Zachary Kline wrote:
> Hi,
> Correct me if I’m wrong, but don’t these only work if you have hardware serial ports on the motherboard? These have been virtually unheard of on modern desktops and laptops for years. If it were possible for Speakup to work with USB serial synthesizers, that would be ideal.

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