At-spi/atk 2.18 and Orca 3.18 available in Ubuntu accessibility dev PPA.

José Vilmar Estácio de Souza vilmar at
Tue Sep 29 12:32:00 UTC 2015

Hi all.
I have a friend who tried to use the PPA but according to him, the orca 
was completely silent after the upgrade.
Someone had a similar experience ?

On 09/23/2015 02:27 AM, Luke Yelavich wrote:
> Hey folks.
> This is just a quick message to let you know that the latest stable GNOME
> accessibility stack will be available shortly in the Ubuntu Accessibility dev
> PPA, found at This
> update includes at-spi2-core, at-spi2-atk and pyatspi, as well as atk, all
> at version 2.18. In addition, Orca has been updated to version 3.18. These
> updates are available for Ubuntu versions 14.04, 15.04, and the soon to
> be released 15.10.
> To add the PPA from the command line, do the following:
> 1. sudo apt-add-repository ppa:accessibility-dev/ppa
> 2. sudo apt-get update
> 3. sudo apt-get upgrade
> That should get you the latest goodies.
> Luke

José Vilmar Estácio de Souza

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