trouble with orca keystrokes when orca is run from a vertualterminal

Willie Walker William.Walker at Sun.COM
Fri Sep 15 22:53:26 BST 2006


It still not working for me.  :-(

Will

On Fri, 2006-09-15 at 17:20 -0400, Al Puzzuoli wrote:
> Hi guys,
> 
> Over the past hour, another big Ubuntu update was released.  I  just tested 
> this again after downloading that update, and at least on my system, it 
> appears that the problem has gone away as suddenly as it appeared.
> 
> Can you guys confirm?
> 
> --Al
> 
> 
> 
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Willie Walker" <William.Walker at Sun.COM>
> To: "Al Puzzuoli" <alpuzz at gmail.com>
> Cc: "Mike Pedersen" <Michael.Pedersen at Sun.COM>; "Ubuntu Accessibility 
> Mailing List" <ubuntu-accessibility at lists.ubuntu.com>
> Sent: Friday, September 15, 2006 5:08 PM
> Subject: Re: trouble with orca keystrokes when orca is run from a 
> vertualterminal
> 
> 
> >I can confirm it, too.  It's quite bad, and I have no clue how to track
> > it down. :-(
> >
> > Will
> >
> > On Fri, 2006-09-15 at 16:34 -0400, Al Puzzuoli wrote:
> >> Hi Mike,
> >>
> >> I can confirm this,
> >>
> >> --Al
> >>
> >> ----- Original Message ----- 
> >> From: "Mike Pedersen" <Michael.Pedersen at Sun.COM>
> >> To: "Ubuntu Accessibility Mailing List"
> >> <ubuntu-accessibility at lists.ubuntu.com>
> >> Sent: Friday, September 15, 2006 12:31 PM
> >> Subject: trouble with orca keystrokes when orca is run from a vertual
> >> terminal
> >>
> >>
> >> > Hi all, I've recently noticed a rather nasty problem with edgy.  I've
> >> > noticed that if orca is started from a virtual console none of the orca
> >> > specific keystrokes will work.  If I have orca start either on login or
> >> > from the launch menu everything works fine.  I believe this has changed
> >> > quite recently with a ubuntu update in the last 3 or 4 days.  Here are
> >> > some steps to try if anyone else would like to reproduce this.
> >> > First log into edgy and switch to a virtual console with for example
> >> > CTRL+ALT+F1.  First export DISPLAY=:0 and then run orca.  You should
> >> > find that no orca keystrokes such as the preferences menu or flat 
> >> > review
> >> > will work.  If you have orca start on log in keys will work as 
> >> > expected.
> >> > Do any of you on the ubuntu development side of things have any 
> >> > thoughts
> >> > on this?
> >> > thanks much
> >> > Mike
> >> >
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> >>
> >>
> > 
> 




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