Subject: Re: Have pkgsrc building make use of SMP?
To: Hubert Feyrer <>
From: Lars Nordlund <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/06/2005 00:52:22
Wed 2005-04-06 klockan 00:18 +0200 skrev Hubert Feyrer:
> On Tue, 5 Apr 2005, Lars Nordlund wrote:
> > Don't you ever build for example emacs and xmms at the same time, given
> > that you already have X and possibly other basic packages installed?
> no. :)

Ok. Quite pointless on UP systems unless you have slow download times on
many of the distfiles, but on SMP systems.. mmmm :-)

> So you basically want to work around the bug of make -jX not working 
> properly... hard to say anything against that.

Is that a bug in make? I thought it was just a missing dependancy in
some makefile?

Best regards
	Lars Nordlund