[www/chromium] Illegal instruction: 4 on Pentium3
chromium at hybridsource.org
Fri Nov 12 23:53:50 UTC 2010
On 11/12/2010 23:08, MIHIRA Sanpei Yoshiro wrote:
> Dear folks and chromium maintainer,
> I tried to compile www/chromium on Pentium3/FreeBSD-9-current box.
> But I could not compile it with below error message.
> ===> Building for chromium-5.0.375.127
> RULE sync_proto_genproto_0 out/Release/obj/gen/protoc_out/chrome/browser/sync/protocol/sync.pb.h
> gmake: *** [out/Release/obj/gen/protoc_out/chrome/browser/sync/protocol/sync.pb.h] Illegal instruction: 4 (core dumped)
> *** Error code 1
> So I tried to install package(chromium-5.0.375.127.tbz) from /pub/FreeBSD/ports/i386/packages-9-current/All. But I could not execute chromium.
> % chrome
> Illegal instruction (core dumped)
> If I install chromium on AMD athlon, I could use chromium.
> So is chromium not supported for Pentium3 CPU, only for Pentium 4 and later CPU?
> Or I could compile and execute with some setting for Pentium3 CPU?
Chromium requires sse2 normally, as detailed in this bug report:
I don't have PIII hardware to test: what you can do is 'make patch',
then go into
work/chromium-courgette-redacted-5.0.375.127/build/common.gypi and find
and comment them out, then build as normal. I think that should work.
I don't know what ports normally does to support older hardware like
this, but we can consider adding a patch for the 6.0 update if necessary:
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