brltty

Description:Daemon that provides access to the Linux/Unix console for a blind person
License: GPL-2, LGPL-2.1
Homepage:https://brltty.app/
Location:Portage
Legend:
  • + - stable
  • ~ - unstable
  • M - hardmask
alpha amd64 arm hppa ia64 m68k mips ppc ppc64 s390 sh sparc x86
6.0-r1 diff ~ ~ ~ ~ - - - ~ ~ - - - ~
5.2-r1 + + ~ + + - - + + - - - +

USE flags

  • api - build brltty's application program interface
  • beeper - support the console tone generator
  • bluetooth - Enable Bluetooth Support
  • contracted-braille - support in-line contracted braille
  • doc - Add extra documentation (API, Javadoc, etc). It is recommended to enable per package instead of globally
  • elibc_FreeBSD - ELIBC setting for systems that use the FreeBSD C library
  • fm - support for the sound card synthesizer
  • gpm - Add support for sys-libs/gpm (Console-based mouse driver)
  • iconv - Enable support for the iconv character set conversion library
  • icu - Enable ICU (Internationalization Components for Unicode) support, using dev-libs/icu
  • java - Add support for Java
  • louis - Use braille tranlator dev-libs/liblouis
  • midi - support the musical instrument digital interface
  • ncurses - Add ncurses support (console display library)
  • nls - Add Native Language Support (using gettext - GNU locale utilities)
  • ocaml - Add support/bindings for the Ocaml language
  • pcm - support for sound card digital audio
  • policykit - Enable PolicyKit authentication support
  • python - Add optional support/bindings for the Python language
  • python_targets_python2_7 - Build with Python 2.7
  • python_targets_python3_2 - Build with Python 3.2 (deprecated)
  • python_targets_python3_3 - Build with Python 3.3
  • python_targets_python3_4 - Build with Python 3.4
  • python_targets_python3_5 - Build with Python 3.5
  • python_targets_python3_6 - Build with Python 3.6
  • python_targets_python3_7 - Build with Python 3.7
  • speech - speech support
  • split-usr - Enable behavior to support maintaining /bin, /lib*, /sbin and /usr/sbin separately from /usr/bin and /usr/lib*
  • static - !!do not set this during bootstrap!! Causes binaries to be statically linked instead of dynamically
  • systemd - Enable use of systemd-specific libraries and features like socket activation or session tracking
  • tcl - Add support the Tcl language
  • usb - Add USB support to applications that have optional USB support (e.g. cups)
  • X - Add support for X11
  • xml - Add support for XML files

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