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-===== What is Speechd-up =====+f===== What is Speechd-up =====
    
 Speechd-up is an interface between Speakup, the console screen reader and Speech-dispatcher. Speechd-up is an interface between Speakup, the console screen reader and Speech-dispatcher.
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 ===== Vinux runs a customized version of Speechd-up. ===== ===== Vinux runs a customized version of Speechd-up. =====
    
-Since Vinux 3.1 Vinux has shipped with a customized Speechd-up package. Bill Cox modified Speechd-up using features borrowed from OpenTTS OSpeakup package.+Since Vinux 3.1 Vinux has shipped with a customized Speechd-up package. Bill Cox modified Speechd-up using features borrowed from the work he contributed to on the OpenTTS and OSpeakup forked packages.
    
 Vinux 4 has a new rewritten Speechd-up and Consolekit code by Luke yelavich. This addresses security concerns relating to Speechd-up and Pulseaudio. Speechd-up now can run at a login prompt under a non privellaged user and with Consolekit code specific to Vinux will allow Pulseaudio to continue running per user session as intended. Vinux 4 has a new rewritten Speechd-up and Consolekit code by Luke yelavich. This addresses security concerns relating to Speechd-up and Pulseaudio. Speechd-up now can run at a login prompt under a non privellaged user and with Consolekit code specific to Vinux will allow Pulseaudio to continue running per user session as intended.
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 This can be toggled on and off with /etc/default/ scripts specific for Speakup and Speechd-up. This can be toggled on and off with /etc/default/ scripts specific for Speakup and Speechd-up.
    
-By default Vinux ships wit hthese enabled so users do not need to change unless for a specific reason.+By default Vinux 4 images ships with these enabled so users do not need to change unless for a specific reason.
    
 ===== Do I need to start Speechd-up when I login to the Desktop ===== ===== Do I need to start Speechd-up when I login to the Desktop =====
    
-For a while until this code was complete users were recommended to install Speechd-up and once they had a Pulse session running under their user on a Desktop then from a Gnome-terminal issue the command:+For a while until this code was complete or if you are using a Vinux image later than 4, users were recommended to install Speechd-up and once they had a Pulse session running under their user on a Desktop then from a Gnome-terminal issue the command:
   sudo speechd-up   sudo speechd-up
        
-   This is no longer needed, Speechd-up should just work.+   This is no longer needed, Speechd-up should just work unless you are using Vinux 5.
  
 ===== How can I change the default voice ===== ===== How can I change the default voice =====
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