Re: [orca-list] Emacs and Orca again

I spent some time recently with trying to run emacs in a gnome
terminal and came across the -nw switch.  Isn't that a viable solution
for what people are seeking? I use emacs -nw from mutt now and if I'm
using mutt in a gnome terminal, replying to a message works fine and
no Orca hangs.

On Sat, Aug 08, 2009 at 05:10:36PM +0100, Robert Murray wrote:
On Fri, Aug 07, 2009 at 02:32:54PM +1000, Bart Bunting wrote:
I know that the issue of Emacs and Orca not working nicely together has come
up in the past.

The solution I have found is to use the non GTK version of emacs.  I'm using emacs22 in Intrepid, but I 
think it should be the same with emacs23. 
The non-gtk version of emacs22 is called emacs22-x, and is in package emacs22.  You may need to install 
emacs22 if you only have emacs22-gtk 
installed.  You can just run emacs22-x, or use update-alternatives to make it the default:
sudo update-alternatives --config emacs22
choose the option for /usr/bin/emacs22-x.

Hope this help.



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