ubuntu-desktop & brltty

Matt Zimmerman mdz at ubuntu.com
Wed Apr 19 18:17:33 BST 2006

On Mon, Apr 17, 2006 at 11:51:24AM +0200, Ante Karamatić wrote:
> I noticed ubuntu-desktop depends on brltty. I understand that some
> people have use of this package, but most of the people don't. This
> package introduces few usability bugs (user is asked to configure
> service for a device he/she doesn't have) and could make your modem/fax
> unusable.

Those are simply bugs, and indeed have been fixed.  They are no reason to
exclude accessibility infrastructure from the desktop.

 - mdz

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