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marbux [Usage]
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didier [About Slint]
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 ===== About Slint ===== ===== About Slint =====
  
-Originally the Slackware Internationalization project, Slint is now a Linux distribution derived from [[http://​www.slackware.com/​|Slackware]] and [[https://​salixos.org/​|Salix]]. ​ It is polyglot, versatile, beginner friendly, and accessible for the visually impaired. A full Slint installation is functional out of the box and can be tailored to fit most computing requirements.+Originally the Slackware Internationalization project, Slint is now a Linux distribution derived from [[http://​www.slackware.com/​|Slackware]] and [[https://​salixos.org/​|Salix]]. ​ It is polyglot, versatile, beginner friendly, and accessible for the visually impaired, cf.: \\ http://​slackware.uk/​slint/​x86_64/​slint-14.2.1/​doc/​Accessibility/ ​ \\ A full Slint installation is functional out of the box and can be tailored to fit most computing requirements.
  ===== Features =====  ===== Features =====
  
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 To cope with the many graphical desktop environments and login managers and alleviate the need of manually editing configuration files, several utilities are provided: To cope with the many graphical desktop environments and login managers and alleviate the need of manually editing configuration files, several utilities are provided:
-  * ''​orca-on''​ and ''​orca-off''​ allow each user to enable or disable speech and/or braille in graphical environments for oneself. +  * ''​[orca-on]''​ and ''​[orca-off]''​ allow each user to enable or disable speech and/or braille in graphical environments for oneself. 
-  * ''​session-chooser''​ allows a user to set the default graphical session, among the graphical environments available. This can be done by root for a regular user with ''​setsession''​. +  * ''​[session-chooser]''​ allows a user to set the default graphical session, among the graphical environments available. This can be done by root for a regular user with ''​[setsession]''​. 
-  * ''​login-chooser''​ allows the admin to set the login manager, either text or graphical (among lightdm, lxdm, gdm2 and kdm) and decide to have speech or not for login, in text mode as using lightdm or gdm2. After login, the user can start a graphical window manager by typing ''​startx''​. ​+  * ''​[login-chooser]''​ allows the admin to set the login manager, either text or graphical (among lightdm, lxdm, gdm2 and kdm) and decide to have speech or not for login, in text mode as using lightdm or gdm2. After login, the user can start a graphical window manager by typing ''​[startx]''​. ​
  
 The Slint Dashboard centralizes access to utilities, software management, and system settings. This includes fully localized system administration and package management tools. The Slint Dashboard centralizes access to utilities, software management, and system settings. This includes fully localized system administration and package management tools.
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