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chromium: 78.0.3904.108 -> 79.0.3945.79 #75516
Motivation for this change
https://chromereleases.googleblog.com/2019/12/stable-channel-update-for-desktop.html CVE-2019-13725 CVE-2019-13726 CVE-2019-13727 CVE-2019-13728 CVE-2019-13729 CVE-2019-13730 CVE-2019-13732 CVE-2019-13734 CVE-2019-13735 CVE-2019-13764 CVE-2019-13736 CVE-2019-13737 CVE-2019-13738 CVE-2019-13739 CVE-2019-13740 CVE-2019-13741 CVE-2019-13742 CVE-2019-13743 CVE-2019-13744 CVE-2019-13745 CVE-2019-13746 CVE-2019-13747 CVE-2019-13748 CVE-2019-13749 CVE-2019-13750 CVE-2019-13751 CVE-2019-13752 CVE-2019-13753 CVE-2019-13754 CVE-2019-13755 CVE-2019-13756 CVE-2019-13757 CVE-2019-13758 CVE-2019-13759 CVE-2019-13761 CVE-2019-13762 CVE-2019-13763 The new widevine patch was taken from https://git.archlinux.org/svntogit/packages.git/plain/trunk/chromium-widevine.patch?h=packages/chromium
Don't merge, GPU acceleration appears to be broken, at least on NVIDIA and radeon, not sure why.
I see that chromium 79 can use GL on NVIDIA and radeon if it is started with
Update 1: everything is working properly on both NVIDIA and radeon with
Update 2: the passthrough command decoder was enabled by default (
This hasn't worked since 2016 (#13983) and is being removed very soon, per "Q4 2019" in https://developer.chrome.com/native-client/migration (It's staying around for "Chrome Apps", but those only run on ChromeOS now.) earth.google.com users can use https://earth.google.com/web/?beta=1 to get the wasm version instead of the PNaCl version.