[Bug 469877] [NEW] Orca handles configuration input incorrectly

Michael Jones eternalorb at gmail.com
Mon Nov 2 01:39:45 GMT 2009

Public bug reported:

Binary package hint: gnome-orca

Heres the text copied and pasted from my setup in terminal

jonesmz at jonesmz-laptop:~$ orca

Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/lib/pymodules/python2.6/orca/speech.py", line 71, in getSpeechServerFactories
  File "/usr/lib/pymodules/python2.6/orca/gnomespeechfactory.py", line 65, in <module>    
RuntimeError: could not load typelib                                                      

Welcome to Orca setup.
Select desired speech server.
1. Default Synthesizer       
2. espeak                    
3. dummy                     
Enter choice: f              
Enter choice: fsadf          
Enter choice: asdfasdf       
Enter choice: asdfa          
Enter choice: 1              
Select desired voice:        
1. default default voice (en)
2. afrikaans (af)            
3. bosnian (bs)              
4. catalan (ca)              
5. czech (cs)                
6. welsh-test (cy)           
7. danish-test (da)          
8. german (de)               
9. greek (el)                
10. default (en)             
11. en-scottish (en)         
12. english (en)             
13. lancashire (en)          
14. english_rp (en)          
15. english_wmids (en)       
16. english-us (en)          
17. en-westindies (en)       
18. esperanto (eo)           
19. spanish (es)             
20. spanish-latin-american (es)
21. finnish (fi)               
22. french (fr)                
23. french ((Belgium))         
24. greek-ancient (grc)        
25. hindi-test (hi)            
26. croatian (hr)              
27. hungarian (hu)             
28. armenian (hy)              
29. armenian-west (hy)         
30. indonesian-test (id)       
31. icelandic-test (is)        
32. italian (it)               
33. lojban (jbo)               
34. kurdish (ku)               
35. latin (la)                 
36. latvian (lv)               
37. macedonian-test (mk)       
38. dutch-test (nl)            
39. norwegian-test (no)        
40. papiamento-test (pap)      
41. polish (pl)                
42. brazil (pt)                
43. portugal (pt)              
44. romanian (ro)              
45. russian_test (ru)          
46. slovak (sk)                
47. albanian (sq)              
48. serbian (sr)
49. swedish (sv)
50. swahihi-test (sw)
51. tamil (ta)
52. turkish (tr)
53. vietnam-test (vi)
54. Mandarin (zh)
55. cantonese-test (zh)
Enter choice: en
Enter choice: en
Enter choice: en
Enter choice: af
Enter choice: blahblah
Enter choice: 14
Enable echo by word?  Enter y or n: asdfasfd
Enable key echo?  Enter y or n: asdfasdf
Select desired keyboard layout.
1. Desktop
2. Laptop
Enter choice: adasdf
Enter choice: asdf
Enter choice: dsaf
Enter choice: 3
Invalid choice. Selecting desktop keyboard layout.

Enable Braille?  Enter y or n: 4
Enable Braille Monitor?  Enter y or n: 653456
Automatically start orca when you log in?  Enter y or n: adsfasdfgfgj
Accessibility support for GNOME has just been enabled.
You need to log out and log back in for the change to take effect.
Do you want to logout now?  Enter y or n: adsfawdtwqertyw46
Setup complete.  Press Return to continue.23453rygfh
jonesmz at jonesmz-laptop:~$

orca shouldn't allow gibberish as input into its configuration settings.
I have no idea what the results of most of my choices actually were.

ProblemType: Bug
Architecture: i386
Date: Sun Nov  1 20:37:51 2009
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 9.10
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 9.10 "Karmic Koala" - Release Candidate i386 (20091020.3)
Package: gnome-orca 2.28.1-0ubuntu1
PackageArchitecture: all
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.31-14.48-generic
SourcePackage: gnome-orca
Uname: Linux 2.6.31-14-generic i686

** Affects: gnome-orca (Ubuntu)
     Importance: Undecided
         Status: New

** Tags: apport-bug i386

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