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Re: reading command help




Ann -

Try these commands for pausing and resuming:

` control e p '
     dtk-pause  Pause ongoing speech.  The speech can be resumed with
     command `dtk-resume' normally bound to C-e SPC.  Pausing speech
     is
     useful when one needs to perform a few actions before continuing
     to read a large document.  Emacspeak gives you speech feedback as
     usual once speech has been paused.  `dtk-resume' continues the
     interrupted speech irrespective of the buffer in which it is
     executed.  Optional PREFIX arg flushes any previously paused
     speech.

` control e SPACE '
     dtk-resume  Resume paused speech.  This command resumes  speech
     that has been suspended by executing command `dtk-pause' bound to
     C-e p.  If speech has not been paused, and variable
     `dtk-resume-should-toggle' is t  then this command will pause
     ongoing speech.

		- Jim Van Zandt


>Date: Sat, 12 Feb 2000 08:12:15 -0500 (EST)
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>Hi all,
>
>I have looked in the manual for emacspeak, and I can not find a
>command that fits my need.  I need to read large blocks of text, as in
>c-e b, but I want to be able to stop in the middle and continue from
>the point where I stopped.  I can use c-v, but it stops at the end of
>each screen.  I'm reading larger blocks than that, books in fact, and
>I need to stop, do something else and come back.  Then, I need to
>continue reading the book where I left off.  (Maybe I'll get some help
>if I admit that I'm reading a large book on Emacs.)  <smile>  I am sure there is a command for this, but
>there are several reading commands, I have tried some of them, but
>none of them seem to do what I want.  Can anyone help?  If I need to
>read the manual, can you tell me where to look?  there is so much info
>I have trouble sorting out what I need.  Just a simple listing of the
>command would be super.  Thanks a million.
>
>Ann P.
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