Re: When will the orca screen reader work again?
Doug Smith <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> 1. Is there any idea about when the new desktop packages will make their way to testing?
I don't know. Orca 3.8 isn't in Unstable yet. It will happen when Debian
developers find time to work on it. I would rather that it be correct than
that it be rushed, so patience would be advisable at this point.
> 2. Is there any new information you can give us about these packages?
> 3. Is it going to be gnome 3.6 or 3.8 that makes it to testing?
> 4. When all the packages are installed and orca is working properly again, can someone please help me to set up the talking login screen for the gnome
I thought you downgraded python-pyatspi to 3.4.x and solved your upgrade
problem, but if that's not the case I would recommend downgrading temporarily.
> 7. Is there anything I can do to help work on the problem that might temporarily get orca working again on this machine?
Yes, downgrade the relevant packages by installing from stable and it should