FS#72652 - [chromium] include SwiftShader VK

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by hexchain (hexchain) - Sunday, 07 November 2021, 04:45 GMT
Last edited by Evangelos Foutras (foutrelis) - Monday, 15 November 2021, 13:13 GMT
Task Type Feature Request
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To Evangelos Foutras (foutrelis)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No



The chromium package should include the following files for SwiftShader VK:

- libvk_swiftshader.so
- vk_swiftshader_icd.json

Upstream binary packages also have these two files included. Also, according to [1], the GLES implementation is "no longer supported, and will be removed".

[1] https://github.com/google/swiftshader/blob/241349107851000f6a48c3d5769ed617785c8962/README.md

Additional info:
* package version(s)
* config and/or log files etc.
* link to upstream bug report, if any

chromium 95.0.4638.69-2
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Closed by  Evangelos Foutras (foutrelis)
Monday, 15 November 2021, 13:13 GMT
Reason for closing:  Implemented
Additional comments about closing:  chromium 96.0.4664.45-1
Comment by loqs (loqs) - Sunday, 07 November 2021, 06:47 GMT
Please test with the attached diff applied.