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Re: IRC Channel For Emacspeak



Note that you can arrange for emacspeak to automatically speak
things that a particular person says -- look at the docs for the
commands in emacspeak-erc

>>>>> "Lukas" == Lukas Loehrer <listaddr1@gmx.net> writes:
    Lukas> For questions that are more emacs questions that
    Lukas> emacspeak questions, it makes certainly more sense to
    Lukas> ask them in #emacs. the advantage of the dedicated
    Lukas> channel is that it is easy to spot people that are
    Lukas> interested in emacspeak in particular and that there
    Lukas> is less noice.  If we go with #emacs, I suggest people
    Lukas> post there nick names on this list so those that want
    Lukas> can add them to their notify lists. As mentioned mine
    Lukas> is "gt2". Unfortunately, I have not figured out yet
    Lukas> how to actually be notified after adding people with
    Lukas> the /notify command.
    Lukas> 
    Lukas> Lukas
    Lukas> 
    Lukas> T. V. Raman writes ("IRC Channel For Emacspeak "):
    >> Rather than having a dedicated #emacspeak channel, I
    >> suggest just joining #emacs --- which has a lot more
    >> users. In general, the whole idea behind building
    >> Emacspeak on top of Emacs was to leverage the large base
    >> of useful software that exists for Emacs; I believe this
    >> also extends to leveraging the user base, and setting up a
    >> niche channel for just Emacspeak users is probably a bad
    >> idea.
    >> 
    >> I suggest using irc://irc.freenode.net/#emacs for now --
    >> we can always revisit the issue if the emacspeak specific
    >> traffic on #emacs gets sufficiently loud that main-stream
    >> Emacs users say "go create your own channel". Frankly I do
    >> not expect mainstream users to say that --- and at the end
    >> of the day newby Emacspeak users can learn a lot more than
    >> mainstream Emacs users than other Emacspeak learners who
    >> are probably just as new to Emacs as they themselves are.
    >> 
    >> -- 
    >> Best Regards, --raman

-- 
Best Regards,
--raman

      
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