Subject: Re: Have pkgsrc building make use of SMP?
To: Hubert Feyrer <>
From: Georg Schwarz <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/05/2005 16:14:11
> > setting MAKE_FLAGS+=-j2 in /etc/mk.conf seems to do the trick at least
> > for packages using gmake. Of course one could try forcing the use of gmake,
> > but this would probably break a few packages.
> ... and forcing GNUmake on people won't make you a lot of friends either. :)

this would of course also be an individual setting, e.g. by adding
USE_GNU_TOOLS+= make in /etc/mk.conf; however I am afraid it would break
a few packages that require BSD make.

Georg Schwarz  +49 178 8545053