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Subject: Re: Question to moderaters about Blind users Rockbox list

Re: Question to moderaters about Blind users Rockbox list

From: Tapio Kelloniemi <>
Date: Sat, 3 Mar 2007 21:41:09 +0200

On Sat, Mar 03, 2007 at 11:07:17AM -0600, Glenn Ervin wrote:
[I wrote]
>> I think that blind people on this list make too much noise about themselves.
>> Some of them seem to think that they don't need to read the manual before
>> asking questions. I'm not saying that sighted ones are not doing the same,
>> but it seems that blind ones are forgiven this.
> * I agree, the Blind users seem to shamefully not read the manual. But in
> all fairness, I have found it difficult to find a TXT manual that is
> updated.

The times when blind people used DOS are far behind. Today most of them use
window$, outlook and Internet Exploder and thus can very well read the HTML
manual. And those, who avoid the perils of the Redmond OS can use other

Received on 2007-03-03

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