Announcing Orca v2.31.91

* What is Orca?

Orca is a free, open source, flexible, and extensible screen reader
that provides access to the graphical desktop via user-customizable
combinations of speech, braille, and/or magnification. Orca development
was led by the Sun Microsystems, Inc., Accessibility Program Office with
generous contributions from the Mozilla Foundation and Corporation.
Orca is currently a community project driven by volunteers.

You can also read more about Orca at

* What's changed for Orca v2.31.91?

2.31.91 - 30-August-2010


  * Fix for bug #625422 - Remove XDG location 'migration' option

  * Fix for bug #627451 - Orca needs a way to repeat the latest
    notification messages.

  * Fix for bug #628275 - Orca should be more forgiving when invalid
    options and arguments are specified

  * Fix for bug #628256 - orca.die() should call sys.exit() rather than

  * Fix for bug #628300 - Write the errors to the sdterr instead of

  * Additional fix for bug 626272 - Plural forms needed for correct

  * Fix for bug #627052 - Orca shouldn't ignore of object:text-caret-
    moved events which immediately follow a window:activate event

  * Fix for bug #627477 - Orca splash screen shouldn't be displayed in

  * Fix for bug #627216 - Orca not brailling messages received via


  * Fix for bug #520595 - Orca is far too "chatty" for persons with
    learning disabilities


  * Fix for bug #627769 - 2.31.91pre say all stops at links and headers
    in firefox and thunderbird

  * Fix for bug #627691 - When I say all a webpage content and Orca
    attempts to speak an image description, the say all operation is


  * Fix for bug #627498 - Orca should explicitly present the insertion
    and deletion of the last row in an OOo Writer table

New and updated translations (THANKS EVERYONE!!!):

    cs          Czeck                   Marek Černocký
    es          Spanish                 Francisco Javier Dorado Martínez
    gb          British English         Philip Withnall
    gl          Galician                Fran Diéguez
    hu          Hungarian               Gabor Kelemen
    ja          Japanese                Jiro MATSUZAWA
    sl          Slovenian               Matej Urbančič
    zh          Traditional Chinese     Chao-Hsiung Liao
                (Hong Kong and Taiwan)

* Where can I get it ?

You can obtain Orca v2.31.91 in source code form at the following:


The Orca Team

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