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Re: a blindunfriendly Sarge installer problem


Christian Perrier, le Tue 13 Sep 2005 18:25:37 +0200, a écrit :
> > - another extra (easy) suggestion:
> > I did another trial of installing the Sarge on a pc using a 
> > hardware braille display: such a device reads from the videocard, so no 
> > brltty driver needed, but the cursor can't follow the hard cursor, so 
> > it's impossible to follow the menu cursor:
> > maybe a good idea was to provide a toolbar such as in Mutt or so, on the 
> > bottom of the screen where the current choice is shown.
> > This will not cause esthetical problems for sighted while it will be 
> > efficient for us.
> Well, for this using the text interface is probably the way to go.
> Try using "linux DEBCONF_FRONTEND=text" at the boot prompt.

There doesn't seem to be any other frontend than newt, at least on
debian-31r0a-i386-binary-1.iso and debian-31r0a-i386-netinst.iso


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