Speakup Digest, Vol 184, Issue 3

Chrys chrys at linux-a11y.org
Thu Feb 7 16:08:57 EST 2019

Yea  brosh output is not very accessible since it uses a lot of pseudo and ascii graphics.

Maybe its a good idea to tell the creator about.

> Am 07.02.2019 um 20:33 schrieb Rudy Vener <salt at panix.com>:
> Using Vinux 5.1in text mode with Speakup, and running screen, I entered:
> ssh brow.sh 
> This let me access the test site and brought me to the browsh welcome 
> page.
> This page was not very readable. But using the tab key I reached
> a search box, entered a string and hit return.
> I found myself in google. Then my five minutes timed out.
> I'd need more familiarity with the interface and time to operate it
> before drawing any conclusions, but at this point it does have
> some functionality.
>>>> On Wed, 6 Feb 2019, Chrys wrote:
>>>> Date: Wed, 6 Feb 2019 02:50:40
>>>> From: Chrys <chrys at linux-a11y.org>
>>>> Reply-To: Speakup is a screen review system for Linux.
>>>>     <speakup at linux-speakup.org>
>>>> To: Speakup is a screen review system for Linux. <speakup at linux-speakup.org>
>>>> Subject: Re: any experience with browsh
>>>> Howdy,
>>>>>> Yes, it doesn't work.  The author's concept of command line is limited
>>>>>> to a terminal running inside of gnome or mate
>>>> I m not very experienced (i also did not try yet) with browsh, but i would not trust this information since the author provides a demo using ssh on:
>>>> https://www.brow.sh/
>>>> This would not work too then.
>>>> Right is you need firefox installed since browsh runs firefox in headless mode for rendering and grabs the page from its inspector.
>>>> Running firefox headless might depend on the OS if a X is needed ad dependency or not.
>>>> Cheers chrys
>>>>> Am 06.02.2019 um 05:28 schrieb Tom Fowle <wa6ivgtf at fastmail.fm>:
>>>>> Jude,
>>>>> It does sound rather too good to be true
>>>>> tried there ssh demo which caused a panic on the remote server.
>>>>> not a good sign.
>>>>> thanks
>>>>> Tom Fowle
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> Rudy Vener
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