Ah, precisely my point. There's no numpad on an Airbook. This isn't a
problem for Speakup in Linux where you simply use CapsLock as a
modifier. But that's a doing anything robust with CapsLock is a long
standing issue with Macintosh.

Linux for blind general discussion writes:
> 
> In voiceovr configuration there are key and numpad commander settings.  
> Speech functions can be attached to them.  The key commanders can be
> used with any keyboarrd, numpad commanders are best suited where there is a 
> numpad.
> 
> On Mon, 5 Mar 2018, Linux for blind general discussion wrote:
> 
> > Linux for blind general discussion writes:
> > >
> > > Voiceover can be made to act exactly like speakup using the numpad keys.
> > >
> > On an Airbook? How?
> >
> > > On Thu, 1 Mar 2018, Linux for blind general discussion wrote:
> > >
> > > > Oh, yes, one can do this with Voice Over, but it's so very, very
> > > > cumbersome compared to using Speakup's numeric keypad screen review.
> > > >
> > > > I just don't have all day to fuss with VO. Just my experience.
> > > >
> > > > Janina
> > > >
> > > > Linux for blind general discussion writes:
> > > > > -eric,
> > > > >
> > > > > I honestly do not have any special software or configerations to 
> > > > > interact with the Unix console. I have noticed that each person who 
> > > > > is having issues with the Mac terminal have in common. Remember 
> > > > > Voiceover requires that you use the VoiceOver keys to navigate the 
> > > > > VoiceOver cursor. It is similar to the flat review in Linux but uses 
> > > > > different keys. You have to hold down the CTRL + CMD keys to move the 
> > > > > cursor. In addition to these keys you have to make sure you are 
> > > > > interacting with the terminal window. VoiceOver requires that you are 
> > > > > "interacting" with windows for VoiceOver to read the contents of that 
> > > > > window. To do this you press the Shift key + CTRL + CMD + the down 
> > > > > arrow. In terms of the terminal window you would listen for "Shell" 
> > > > > and perform the interaction command. From this point you would use 
> > > > > the VoiceOver navigation commands to move around the stdout including 
> > > > > the man pages.
> > > > >
> > > > > To interact with the man pages simply execute the man page you are 
> > > > > interested in then use the above commands to read it. Once you have 
> > > > > read the currently displayed page you would press the space bar to 
> > > > > bring up the next section of the man page. You can tell if there is 
> > > > > additional pages not being displayed because at the bottom there will 
> > > > > be a : displayed letting you know there are more pages to show. To 
> > > > > exit the man pages you would simply type the letter q. I typically 
> > > > > will execute this command to have more control of the man docs and 
> > > > > can review them later.
> > > > > $ man grep >> grep.txt
> > > > >
> > > > > I am sure you understand what that is doing but in case someone does 
> > > > > not it is basically redirecting the stdout from the man command to a 
> > > > > file named grep.txt. I then will use vim or cat to read the 
> > > > > documentation. Hope this helps
> > > > > Bryan Duarte | software engineer
> > > > >
> > > > > ASU Computer Science Ph.D Student
> > > > > IGERT Fellow
> > > > > Alliance for Person-centered Accessible Technology (APAcT)
> > > > > Center for Cognitive Ubiquitous Computing (CUbiC Lab)
> > > > > National Federation of the Blind of Arizona | Affiliate Board Member
> > > > > National Association of Blind Students | Board Member
> > > > > Arizona Association of Blind Students | President
> > > > > Phone: 480-652-3045
> > > > >
> > > > > > On Feb 28, 2018, at 5:03 PM, Linux for blind general discussion 
> > > > > > <blinux-list@redhat.com> wrote:
> > > > > >
> > > > > > -eric
> > > > >
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