Interfacing with Orca to read terminal output

Nick Schermer nickschermer at
Wed Nov 16 08:20:12 CET 2011

On Tue, Nov 15, 2011 at 5:15 PM, Joanmarie Diggs <jdiggs at> wrote:
> Getting back to the roadmap: What Orca users wish to be able to do is
> access XFCE's terminal like they do gnome-terminal. If the XFCE
> terminal is based on VTE, this can be done as Nick stated: An Orca
> script. But what would be super is for the XFCE terminal to have a
> more unique accessible name so that Orca could reliably identify it.
> Has this been done yet?

Yes it uses Vte. No not renamed yet. Busy days...


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