[Pkg-chromium-maint] Bug#750361: chromium: upstream dropped support for older i386 processors

Jonathan Nieder jrnieder at gmail.com
Tue Jul 15 02:41:46 UTC 2014

Ignacio Areta wrote:

> https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=313032
> Also reported at Debian... That bug probably will be back if you
> bring non-SSE2 support back.
> https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=741006

That bug is http://crbug.com/349543, with the most likely fix being
http://crbug.com/349053.  Relying on build flags to work around that
is incredibly fragile.  If you get a chance to work on one of those
two bugs then I imagine upstream will be happy.

In the meantime, if you want to avoid excess precision due to holding
floating point values in registers, the flag for that is


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