Subject: Re: pkgsrc on SMP machines
To: Jeremy C. Reed <>
From: John Klos <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 12/15/2005 15:31:45
> I am using MAKE_JOBS=-j3 (but don't have an override in place yet).
> I use ${MAKE_JOBS} in the /mk/

That all looks good!

One question: is -j1 equivalent in all cases to no -j at all?

Another: for instances where people disapprove of -j, and / or where -j 
can't be used, would it be worth considering the parallel building of 
dependencies where the dependencies don't have interdependencies