Subject: Re: yet more parallel-make races
To: None <>
From: Christos Zoulas <>
List: tech-install
Date: 09/13/2005 15:51:17
In article <>,
Chuck Silvers  <> wrote:
>I found a couple more problems with parallel makes.
>(1) sys/arch/i386/stand
>	there's trouble with the shared "lib" directories.  sometimes
>	the "mkdir -p" from one of the subdirectories of lib will create
>	a lib directory before the LIBOBJ stuff has a chance to make
>	a lib symlink.  switching to using .BEGIN for these seems to
>	work better.
>(2) usr.bin/tn3270
>	both tn3270/tn3270 and tn3270/mset want to depend on
>	tools/mkastosc/mkastosc, and sometimes they both try to build it
>	and collide.  or maybe they collide with the original SUBDIR
>	processing.  either way adding a .WAIT to the SUBDIRS list
>	after "tools" should take care of this.
>both patches are attached, anyone have any objections to me applying them?

Please do.