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Subject: Re: rockbox and voice files

Re: rockbox and voice files

From: Dominik Wenger <domonoky_at_googlemail.com>
Date: Tue, 18 Nov 2008 18:25:10 +0100

> Hi, I will be more than happy to test the utility as and when new
> versions come out that try to fix accessibility problems.
> However personally I don't use the utility for the simple reason that I
> build my rockbox from source in order to incorporate a lot of patches
> and to generate my own voice files.
> Though the last time I looked at the utility I found it to be unuseable
> none of the dialogs or buttons were read, in the case of buttons jaws
> just said button with no identification as to what they were.

Just a few remarks from a rbutil dev:
- I have heard from different blind people that rbutil works a little
bit in Jaws. It should read Button names and more, so that it is at
least useable. So i am a bit confused when you say nothing really speaks..

- Bug reports: i have often said to blind people, that to improve
accessibility in rbutil (its possible to improve it) we need exact bug
reports on what doesnt speak. Till now, i got exactly 0 bugreports on
accessibility... which means i dont need to fix anything :-)

So if people want it to get better, get involved, write bug reports
(perhaps with the help of sighted people)..

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Received on 2008-11-18


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