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Re: emacspeak/eflite - ubuntu (debian)



Eflite creates a daemon process and uses /tmp/es.socket by default to 
communicate between the client and the daemon.  Check if that file exists 
and the permissions on it.

-- Michael Gorse / AIM:linvortex / http://mgorse.home.dhs.org --

On Tue, 26 Jul 2005, dphyfe wrote:

> It is of course worth noting that I am able to run emacspeak as root but not as any of the other users on the system...
>
>
>  ----- Original Message -----
>  From: dphyfe
>  To: Emacspeak MailingList
>  Sent: Tuesday, July 26, 2005 10:47 PM
>  Subject: emacspeak/eflite - ubuntu (debian)
>
>
>  Good Day -
>
>  I have just partially setup a ubuntu (debian) system with emacspeak & eflite for my blind father - 84 yr-old...
>
>  I was using emacspeak 17 file with eflite...
>
>  now, I'm getting the speaker process not running error message when i fire up emacspeak - to my knowledge nothing i have done should have had any effect on the system... I made a modification to the inittab to get autologins working (have also shut that off to check if that was the problem)...
>
>  I also of course added emacspeak to the end of the .bash_profile - want emacspeak to fireup without any user input...   (i've also pulled that out "just in case")
>
>  I've gone back into emacspeakconfig and made sure that eflite is selected...  all seems fine???
>
>  if anyone could point in a direction for finding what i've managed to mess up
>
>  Thanks
>
>  Duncan
>
>  dphfye@comcast.net
>

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