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Re: tasksel: alsa should be made a key package again

On Tuesday 30 September 2008, Frans Pop wrote:
> After updating the task lists for debian-cd, I noticed that alsa-base
> and alsa-utils are no longer included in tasks-essential.
> The result of that is that they are also no longer included on the
> first CD and thus not installed during a "single CD without mirror
> desktop install". I somehow doubt that that was the intention as AFAIK
> it will leave systems without working sound.
> We could of course add the two packages in "generate_di+k_list" or
> in "forcd1" in debian-cd, but it seems to me that the correct place for
> this is tasksel, not debian-cd.
> Could you please explain the reasoning behind "eject and alsa do not
> need to be key in the desktop task" in tasksel 2.75?

As there has been no reply to this yet, I have added both packages to 

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