Re: Object Location Tones 20.09, penultimate add-on release #addonrelease
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Josef, your addons and collaborations to NVDA are very appreciated. I understand the hard Decision of Leave the community of NVDA to complete time.
I wait that you have successful in the education and the next stage in your life. Many people also can continue some addons, make contributions in the NVDA core and help to the users. NVDA have a very good community.
Carlos Esteban Martínez Macías.
Músico (pianista) y también ayuda a usuarios con discapacidad visual con el uso de lectores de pantalla y tecnología. Experto certificado en el lector de pantalla NVDA.
Musician (pianist) and also help to the blind people with the use of screen readers and technology. Certified expert in the screen reader NVDA.
NVDA certified expert certificate
The best of luck to you.
We appreciate all that you do for us.
73 N2DYN Angelo
From: email@example.com [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] On Behalf Of Joseph Lee
Sent: Thursday, August 27, 2020 1:11 AM
Subject: Re: [nvda] Object Location Tones 20.09, penultimate add-on release #AddonRelease
To expand on my statement about letting NVDA go: there is one more thing I need to do, and that is declare Add-on Updater end of life i.e. give NVDA itself the ability to check for add-on updates. It’s a project I’ve been thinking about and working on for the past seven years, and the pieces are slowly coming together. That doesn’t mean I’m leaving the community altogether – I can envision becoming more like Jamie – occasionally giving advice and coding suggestions.
From: email@example.com <firstname.lastname@example.org> On Behalf Of Joseph Lee via groups.io
There are replacements such as Audio Themes. Also, the NVDA pull request associated with it (for NVDA issue 2559), while useful, wasn’t really ready. Besides, it has become clear to me that in order to prepare for the next stage in my life (graduate school), I need to let go of NVDA, and letting go of add-ons that are effectively end of life is just one stage of this process (I thought about this decision for a long time). I know that we have people who can take good care of this add-on in the future.
From: email@example.com <firstname.lastname@example.org> On Behalf Of Jesse Farquharson
I don't understand. What makes you say it's not useful anymore?