Subject: Re: How much parallelism can be teased out of the NetBSD build process?
To: None <>
From: Ron Chen <>
List: tech-cluster
Date: 03/22/2004 08:28:34
FreeBSD is planning to use SGE to build packages:


--- "Erik E. Fair" <> wrote:
> make(1) is a pretty good dataflow analysis tool, if
> it is given 
> enough information.
> If one were building a cluster to do NetBSD builds,
> how big can it 
> get before you have idled processors from
> insufficient work? Or, put 
> another way, how much parallelism can we tease out
> of the NetBSD and 
> pkgsrc build systems?
> 	pondering out loud,
> 	Erik <>

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