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Re: [Accessibility] Announcing BrailleBlaster

From: John J. Boyer
Subject: Re: [Accessibility] Announcing BrailleBlaster
Date: Fri, 9 Jul 2010 16:25:03 -0500
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In fact, there will be a command-line tool that can use all the 
computing power of the underlying libraries, like xml2brl. A web 
application has also been suggested, but there might be difficulty 
making it accessible.

Programmers can be blind or sighted, as long as they are good Java 

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On Fri, Jul 09, 2010 at 02:27:06PM -0400, Nicolas Pitre wrote:
> On Thu, 8 Jul 2010, John J. Boyer wrote:
> > There will be a version of BrailleBlaster for Linux which will work with 
> > Orca. It uses the liblouis library, which Orca uses and also a new 
> > library called liblouisutdml These libraries are written in C, but 
> > BrailleBlaster itself will be written in Java. We need some experienced 
> > Java programmers at this point. 
> If you want experienced _blind_ programmers then you might have a 
> greater chance to attract some if your application is also text mode 
> console friendly.
> Nicolas

John J. Boyer; President, Chief Software Developer
Abilitiessoft, Inc.
Madison, Wisconsin USA
Developing software for people with disabilities

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