Subject: Re: make: adding .KILL ?
To: Simon J. Gerraty <>
From: David Laight <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 11/01/2006 20:48:40
On Tue, Oct 31, 2006 at 02:41:57PM -0800, Simon J. Gerraty wrote:
> Those changes work nicely btw, but there is still the issue that a job
> with _long_ running sub-jobs, won't notice the failure in the other branch
> until its sub-jobs finish.  I see this in part of my build at work where
> a big chunk of the tree is built using gmake.  All the bmake jobs stop
> immediately one of them fails, but the gmake bit chugs on and on...

So don't use gmake :-)


David Laight: