Bug#809497: debian-cd: Please include espeakup on cd1, not speakup, and alsa-utils
Control: tag -1 +pending
On Thu, Dec 31, 2015 at 01:35:29PM +0100, Samuel Thibault wrote:
>I have just received a report from somebody who installed Jessie with
>speech synthesis help, only to get a non-talking installed system,
>because he was using CDs without network source. In tasks/jessie/forcd1
>we have put brltty to avoid this issue for braille, and speakup for
>speech, but what we need there is actually espeakup (the software speech
>synthesis), not speakup (which denotes the kernel modules, which are
>actually already available in the standard linux-image package). Also,
>we need the alsa-utils package to make sure that audio levels are not
>muted by default.
>I have attached a patch to fix this.
Excellent, thanks! I've just pushed this to master ready for new
>I guess this will be used for the next wheezy and jessie point
>release so the issue will be fixed there?
Absolutely - I've just pushed the changes to the relevant branches
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