Re: Whonix - Advice on Accessibility for a Debian Derivative
Patrick Schleizer, on Tue 15 Dec 2015 00:27:00 +0000, wrote:
> I am a maintainer of Whonix, which is a Free/Libre Software derivative
> of Debian. In essence, a pre-installed Debian with modifications. Ready
> to be downloaded images to be used inside virtual machines.
So it's a general-purpose image, not especially meant for accessibility?
How do user log into the virtual machine? Ssh, vnc, something else?
> Would it make sense to install all of the following?
> gnome-orca espeakup brltty brltty-speechd brltty-x11 console-braille
> florence dasher kdeaccessibility kvkbd kmousetool kmag kmouth jovie
xbrlapi could be useful too. On Debian it's getting pulled by a
Recommends in gnome-orca and brltty-x11, but perhaps you don't pull
As of Stretch, qt-at-spi should now be getting pulled by libqt4gui
> Any other packages that should be installed by default?
Better voice support for english can be obtained by installing festival.
> Any other settings that should be tuned by default?
For a general-purpose image, the default settings of Debian should
already be fine. If they're not, we shall fix that in Debian.