[vlc-devel] Configure.ac and SSE2

Rémi Denis-Courmont rdenis at simphalempin.com
Tue Sep 2 09:09:14 CEST 2008

On Mon, 1 Sep 2008 22:03:22 -0700, Jean-Baptiste Kempf <jb at videolan.org>
> hello,
>   Before any SSE intrisincs checking, configure.ac discards enable_sse
>   if ${host_cpu} isn't i686 or x86. While this is fine, it doesn't work
>   when X-compiling, because for example i586-mingw32 from debian
>   compiles those intrisinces fine as the following test in t configure
>   shows it when forced.
> Any idea on how to fix ?

Allow any x86 CPU in the check ( case "${host_cpu}" in *86) ). But why is
the check forcefully disabled anyway?? It should fail on non-PC anyhow,

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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