Contributions to Orca from the Community

We thank all involved with contributing scripts for Orca. Community participation in this project will help improve the overall accessibility of the GNOME desktop.

To contribute a script, please add it as an attachment to a feature request entered using the GNOME Bug Tracking System (Bugzilla). This will provide a single spot for people to comment on the script, and will also give the Orca maintainers a convenient way to roll the script into a future Orca release. When you contribute a script, please provide a link to it in the following table:

Application

Bugzilla Link

Contributor

Liferea

https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=350233

FCO. Javier Dorado, ONCE.

Acroread

Direct submission to Orca via Willie

Joanmarie Diggs

gnome-mud

https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=410302

FCO. Javier Dorado, ONCE.

We'd also like to recognize other work people have done directly with Orca:

Contribution

Details

Contributor

Firefox

Much much work with Firefox 3.0

Joanmarie Diggs

Firefox

Link preview information

Scott Haeger

Checkbox/Radiobutton indicators

Customizable indicators for braille

Mario Lang

Keybindings GUI

Displays and allows users to edit keybindings (bug 354970)

Jorge Sandín

Find

Allows one to search a dialog for a string (bug 354463)

Joanmarie Diggs

Emacspeak Support

Allows Orca to use emacspeak speech servers

T.V. Raman, Google

Emacspeak Support

Provides more voices for Outloud

Bart Bunting

Emacspeak Support

Better support for DECtalk and Outloud

Joanmarie Diggs

BrlTTY/BrlAPI

Helped with migration to new BrlTTY/BrlAPI

Olivier BERT

Java platform

Much help with Java platform

Oana Serb, Remus Draica, Baum

Bugs

Many bug fixes!!!

Joanmarie Diggs

Bugs

Many bug fixes!!!

Mario Lang

Bugs

Juan Ramon Jimenez, ONCE

BrlTTY/BrlAPI

Improved BrlAPI bindings (bug 354983)

Rodrigo Moya, Novell

Speech Dispatcher Support

Support direct interface to Speech Dispatcher

Tomas Cerha, Brailcom

User Study

Nice user study.

Ellen Reitmayr, KDE Usability Project

WIKI Documentation

Much addition of many docs

Entire community! Too numerous to list.


The information on this page and the other Orca-related pages on this site are distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.

Projects/Orca/Contributions (last edited 2013-12-28 19:19:18 by WilliamJonMcCann)