John Covici writes:
> Unrolling what exactly? If its not window manager what might it be?
> On Sat, 15 Oct 2016 14:06:56 -0400,
> Janina Sajka wrote:
> > I understand the attraction of gentoo. Why not get a custom build, with
> > just the apps you want, and no more? Sounds cool--until important things
> > break, at which point you're left with both pieces.
> > I'm sorry, I have no gentoo specific understanding to offer. I can
> > suggest some of the ordinary approaches available on other distros, such
> > as unrolling to earlier versions until things again work. Yes, that can
> > be very tedious, but isn't that part of the gentoo bargain?
> > Maybe there are other gentoo users here who can validate your
> > experience, or indicate their current success. But, gentoo users are so
> > few and far between because of the high upfront cost of running gentoo.
> > I know I'm being a bummer, John. But, I feel I've known you via these
> > lists for long enough, that I'm willing to endure your ire. So, what is
> > gentoo's recommended strategy for such situations? After all, breakage
> > is surely inevitable in any human enterprise, including Linux.
> > Janina
> > John Covici writes:
> > > Hi. I am using the gentoo distribution and its gnome overlay and for
> > > the last period (maybe a month or two) I find that no apps are
> > > accessible using the orca screen reader. The apps actually run as
> > > verified with eyeballs, but orca does not see them. I am running the
> > > latest accessibility framework from git as of about 4 days ago.
> > > Apparently, orca is not receiving the window activate event and it was
> > > suggested to me that it might be the window manager. I am using
> > > mutter 3.20.3, downgraded to 3.20.2, but no joy.
> > >
> > > Thanks in advance for any suggestions.
> > >
> > > --
> > > Your life is like a penny. You're going to lose it. The question is:
> > > How do
> > > you spend it?
> > >
> > > John Covici
> > > cov...@ccs.covici.com
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> > Janina Sajka, Phone: +1.443.300.2200
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> > Linux Foundation Fellow
> > Executive Chair, Accessibility Workgroup: http://a11y.org
> > The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
> > Chair, Accessible Platform Architectures http://www.w3.org/wai/apa
> Your life is like a penny. You're going to lose it. The question is:
> How do
> you spend it?
> John Covici
Janina Sajka, Phone: +1.443.300.2200
Linux Foundation Fellow
Executive Chair, Accessibility Workgroup: http://a11y.org
The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Chair, Accessible Platform Architectures http://www.w3.org/wai/apa
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