Re: [orca-list] Some info on orca

The heads up display is a feature in Unity. You generally get to it by tapping the alt key. Once you've brought up the heads up display, you can start typing and it'll search through your menus. It helps find those out of the way options that may be burried in your menu bar somewhere. I don't use it too much, but when Mozilla moves those options around from release to release or platform to platform, it can really come in handy. BTW, it includes your indicators, so if you have the classic menu indicator installed, you can use it to get to the applications on your system.

On 01/27/2014 11:54 AM, José Vilmar Estácio de Souza wrote:
I use gnome 3.10 all the day.
Sorry my ignorance, but what is heads up display?

On 01/27/2014 03:43 PM, Krishnakant Mane wrote:
I think, documentation should start soon.
I remember some people discussing very interesting stuff on this list a
few days back.
having said this, I wish to know is Gnome 3.10 acccessible enough that I
can start using it for daily production work?
Do they have some thing similar to heads up display?
Happy hacking.
On 01/27/2014 10:30 PM, José Vilmar Estácio de Souza wrote:
Hi Germano.
I don't use debian 7 weezy, but if it has gnome 3.10 installed you can
press the superkey+s to activate orca.

Evolution does not work well with orca, try thunderbird.

On 01/27/2014 02:49 PM, Germano Carella wrote:
Hi to all,

I’m new of gnome and orca.

I’m a blind programmer, I develop in python 2.7 under windows, but I
would like to begin developing for orca.

Can you provide me some documentation for this job?

I need some info on orca:

1)I installed debian 7 weezy. How can I enable orca at login screen?

2)What is a better client mail for orca? I tried evolution, but I can’t
read message list.

3)It exists some accessible aggregator?

Thanks in advance,


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