Subject: Re: How to rebuild the world
To: None <>
From: Julio Merino <>
List: current-users
Date: 12/28/2001 20:22:09
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On Fri, Dec 28, 2001 at 12:23:49PM +0000, Tim Preston wrote:
> On Thu, Dec 27, 2001 at 11:23:54PM +0100, Julio Merino wrote:
> > Ok, now it's time to build the world. And I can't get it. So far, I've
> > added the following to /etc/mk.conf:
> > COPTS+=3D-O2 -pipe -march=3Dpentiumpro
> > NBUILDJOBS=3D4 <-- a single cpu, but this gives better performance to me
>   ^^^^^^^^^^^^
> The above line is your problem. The current '' script seems to
> break in various ways when using more than one job =3D(

Ok thanks, I tried this before reading your mail ;) Well, more on the
build process on another thread that I'm starting now.

> While not a massive issue, I'd like to see this fixed at some point
> (after all it's even available as the '-j' argument for the script
> itself, so clearly it is expected to work.)
> For me running multiple jobs is particularly desirable. It's a big win
> when a fast machine is building from an NFS mounted source tree.

Thanks for the info!

> --=20
> "So much style without substance
>            So much stuff without style
>                      It's hard to recognise a real thing
>                                  That comes along once in a while"

La ignorancia es la felicidad.

Julio Merino (Slink) <>

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