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The Linux Emacspeak HOWTO

Jim Van Zandt,

v. 1.7, 16 Dec 2000

This document describes how a blind user can use Linux with a speech synthesizer to replace the video display. It describes how to get Linux running on your own PC, and how to set it up for speech output. It suggests how to learn about Unix.

1. Introduction

2. Stage 1. DOS with speech

3. Stage 2. Terminal to remote UNIX system

4. Stage 3. Terminal to local Linux system

5. Stage 4. Emacspeak under Linux

6. Footnotes and References

7. Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

8. Legalese

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