[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#760778: Bug#760778: xfce4-session: Please depend on gnome-orca

Samuel Thibault sthibault at debian.org
Sun Sep 7 19:13:38 UTC 2014

Yves-Alexis Perez, le Sun 07 Sep 2014 21:06:43 +0200, a écrit :
> > ATM, with a fresh XFCE installation, enabling "Enable assitive
> > technologies" does not actually start the orca screen reader, because
> > the screen reader does not get installed along the XFCE installation.
> > XFCE should thus depend on the gnome-orca, just like gnome depends on
> > gnome-orca for instance. I guess xfce4-session would be the natural
> > choice for this dependency, thus assigning to this package.
> > 
> > Note: for now, Orca will not actually start because of bugs 760777 and
> > 760740, but that's not a reason for not adding the dependency in XFCE
> > already.
> > 
> Orca is in no way a dependency (neither a recommends, actually) of the
> Xfce desktop environment, so sorry, no.

Well, for a blind user, it *is*!...

Anyhow, what do you propose to fix the accessibility of XFCE? Adding the
dependency to task-xfce-desktop? (Cc-ed)


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