Re: My experience and some issues with the accessibility of the Jessie/testing desktop
On Sat, Mar 8, 2014, at 03:44 PM, Cyril Brulebois wrote:
> firstname.lastname@example.org <email@example.com> (2014-03-08):
> > On Sat, Mar 8, 2014, at 02:23 PM, Samuel Thibault wrote:
> > > Hello,
> > >
> > > firstname.lastname@example.org, le Sat 08 Mar 2014 13:59:55 -0500, a écrit :
> > > > If XFCE does get chosen as the default desktop, I wonder if
> > > > checking this box could be part of the accessibility profile in the
> > > > installer for Debian if the desktop task is chosen.
> > >
> > > Most probably.
> > >
> > > > I know that this can be done on the command line using xfconf.
> > >
> > > Could you determine the precise command line and tell us, so we can
> > > include it in the installer scripts?
> > I have one correction. The file where the xml is stored is actually
> > called xfce4-session not xfce4-settings. Sorry for this error.
> Thanks for the details.
> I seem to remember we have a D-Bus session running when installing with
> accessibility enabled, so it should be possible to run D-Bus-demanding
> I was very happy to receive this sort of very detailed mail; I was
> precisely wondering what the accessibility status was, since we're
> aiming at publishing images very soon.
I had a chance to pull in the entire Gnome session a little while ago on
my Debian testing system. In this configuration Orca reads Mozilla
applications. I guess now that we know that Orca will read these
applications in a full Gnome environment the puzzle to solve is why they
are not reading in XFCE in Debian but are reading in XFCE in other
distros. It also seems possible to me that the issue is not related to
xfce directly since the ubuntu bug report mentions this not working in
LXDE either. If anyone has any insight on this it would be greatly