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Subject: Re: report on accessibility problems of rockbox utility

Re: report on accessibility problems of rockbox utility

From: alex wallis <>
Date: Thu, 14 May 2009 18:24:37 +0100

> alex wallis schrieb:
>> Yes eventually I would like to switch to using rbutil for voice
>> generation, however as well as the jaws issues, there is still that bug
>> in qt which has been reported that means voices are not listed, meaning
>> if I understand it right, that once I select sapi I can't select a
>> particular voice I want to use for voice generation. Unless of course the
>> utility will use the voice I have as my default system voice, which is a
>> partial work around though not ideal as it would be good to select what
>> sapi voice to use from within the utility.
> The current bug in rbutil prevents all sapi function from working.
> So no, unless this bug is fixed (or the windows binary is built with a
> earlier version if Qt) no voice generation with Sapi will work.
But wouldn't building with an earlier version of qt result in a loss of
accessibility features? with luck the bug will be fixed, I heard that
trolltech is fairly helpful when it comes to accessibility.
Received on 2009-05-15

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