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Re: NetBSD 9.0 release process has started

Lately, perhaps the last 4-5 Firefox and rust builds, I have never had a
single failure. Also I haven’t seen yet a llvm build failure on this

It’s a 20gb laptop, but I always use make_jobs 1. So perhaps it is indeed a
resource problem.

On Fri, 2 Aug 2019 at 09:31, Chavdar Ivanov <> wrote:

> I used to get this a lot weeks or months ago
> On Fri, 2 Aug 2019 at 09:07, Martin Husemann <> wrote:
>> On Thu, Aug 01, 2019 at 04:27:29PM -0700, Hisashi T Fujinaka wrote:
>> > Oh, duh, I think I remember that the real issue is that you can't run as
>> > many $JOBS. Before it would be better about throttling things.
>> If you have a concrete example (like: on netbsd-8 I can build rust with
>> MAKE_JOBS=12 on this machine, while with netbsd-9 I need to lower it to
>> MAKE_JOBS=4, otherwise it will {$XYZ,hang,take twice as long} we would
>> really appreciate a PR.
>> For me building rust and llvm (in all variants that appear in pkgsrc)
>> has always been a random failure in like 60% of the tries. Additionally
>> the firefox build itself hangs with a spinning python27 half of the time

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