[nas] NAS to use as a tool to help blind users to remotely use the pc?

Jon Trulson jon at radscan.com
Sun Jul 22 14:14:11 MDT 2012

On Sat, 21 Jul 2012, Simon Eigeldinger wrote:

> Hi all,
> I am Simon and i am blind.
> I have a special question for you here.
> As a blind person i can't see things that are displayed on the screen. so i 
> can't use remote control software.
> but our computers are often equipped with a software speech synthesizer which 
> outputs its speech using the computers sound card.
> so i wonder if nas could help me there to make the audio forward from the pc 
> i am controlling with a different software to send me the audio signal which 
> the remote machine is playing.

I used to use the festival speech synthesizer with NAS, it was
supported and worked well.  I am not sure if that's what you are
getting at, but if the software can make use of NAS... That will be
the sticky part.

Jon Trulson

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