[libreoffice-accessibility] Critical usage with Orca
Given that bugs I see on LO become a problem for users I try to help, I
think the situation becomes really complicated. Orca has indeed much
problems /ith latest Office (Libre/Open) releases. Bugs are difficult to
describe all, but I experience:
- Calc: in LO 4.3.5 or latest OOo, the braille display shows weird
signs, even if the screen is blank actually. Speech synth speaks
everything, but braille displays these wei!d char, and sometimes put
them at the middle of 9ords (that actually, Espeak says);
- Calc: if a line has a Return and is longer than the size of the cell,
Calc crashes. It seems it happens mostly when Orca is enable.
- Writer: tables not readable
- Writer: when focus changes page of a document, Orca stops working.
Helping Orca means pressing a letter then removing it, or moving with
large movements, etc.
- LO doesn't expose anything to the AT about revision mark and comments.
Could we add such feature to improve collaborative work for blind people?
Sorry to open various topics, but it can enable to know if we report
bugs and where.
For a regular usage of LO, these problems are critical. Is it possible
to have some discuss with Orca team to see how we can improve? Is it
really Orca the problem? Shouldn't Orca have some patches?
My team could try, but needs to accomplish MATE and Compiz stuff just
now. Couldn't someone try starting to work on this? At least to target
accelibreinfo, votre partenaire en informatique adaptée aux déficients
Site Web: http://www.accelibreinfo.eu
To unsubscribe e-mail to: email@example.com
Posting guidelines + more: http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Netiquette
List archive: http://listarchives.libreoffice.org/global/accessibility/
All messages sent to this list will be publicly archived and cannot be deleted
- [libreoffice-accessibility] Critical usage with Orca · MENGUAL Jean-Philippe
Impressum (Legal Info)
: Unless otherwise specified, all text and images
on this website are licensed under the
Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 License
This does not include the source code of LibreOffice, which is
licensed under the Mozilla Public License (MPLv2
"LibreOffice" and "The Document Foundation" are
registered trademarks of their corresponding registered owners or are
in actual use as trademarks in one or more countries. Their respective
logos and icons are also subject to international copyright laws. Use
thereof is explained in our trademark policy