Welcome to the Vinux project wiki.
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Vinux is a Ubuntu derived distribution optimised for the needs of blind and partially sighted users. By default Vinux provides two screen readers and access to Braille displays.
When you boot the Vinux image, you are greeted by Orca which enables you to navigate the graphical Gnome desktop using keyboard commands.
Vinux downloads Vinux server, located in the US.
Vinux downloads on Sourceforge Choose the closest server from around the world for downloading Vinux.
Development snapshots For Vinux development get the daily images here.
This section will continue to have more information for common questions and problems.
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Creating a vinux virtual machine
The Vinux community writes and contributes articles on experience or per need basis on how to achieve tasks, often this documentation is specific to a person using a screen reader.
From time to time we offer classes via IRC or, push to talk voice clients, take a look at past classes ran by the Vinux community.
The documentation on this wiki written by The Vinux Project and its contributors is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.B