[Debian-med-packaging] Bug#861911: closed by Andreas Tille <tille at debian.org> (Bug#861911: fixed in e-mem 0.0+20160706-2)
bunk at debian.org
Sun May 7 17:23:35 UTC 2017
Control: reopen -1 thanks
On Fri, May 05, 2017 at 06:39:06PM +0000, Debian Bug Tracking System wrote:
> e-mem (0.0+20160706-2) unstable; urgency=medium
> * Restrict architectures to any-amd64 any-i386 any-x32
> Closes: #861911
This is neither required nor the correct fix.
> g++: error: unrecognized command line option '-mpopcnt'
Software in Debian is supposed to run on the baseline of the
architecture, and not unconditionally require more recent CPUs.
The package builds just fine for me after removing the -mpopcnt from the
Makefile, and this is the correct fix.
Disassembling the binary in unstable reveals that gcc did not emit
any popcnt instructions on amd64.
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