[Grml] How are blind grml users handling currentweb technologies?

Christian Hofstaedtler ch at grml.org
Wed Nov 2 18:33:47 CET 2011

* Christian Hofstaedtler <ch at grml.org> [111102 18:23]:
> * John G. Heim <jheim at math.wisc.edu> [111102 17:24]:
> > From: "Christian Hofstaedtler" <ch at grml.org>
> > To: <grml at ml.grml.org>
> > >speakup kernel modules and espeakup have already been removed in
> > >the daily builds; they will not make
> > >it into the next release.
> > 
> > Okay, now I'm unclear as to why this is. The original post said the
> > grml developers don't want to do anything half baked. But including
> > speakup & espeak isn't doing it half baked. That's just mainstream.
> > You don't need to do anything fancy anymore to provide
> > accessibility.
> The speakup kernel modules are indeed not mainstream; we have to
> build them separately from the main kernel. We're currently looking
> to remove all external modules, if possible.

So I stand corrected on these, since our 2011.05 release the modules
are actually included in vanilla. (Thanks to U.D. for pointing this


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