Re: cvs commit: ports/misc/freebsd-doc-all Makefile ports/misc/freebsd-doc-de pkg-plist.html-split ports/misc/freebsd-doc-el pkg-plist.common pkg-plist.html pkg-plist.html-common pkg-plist.html-split pkg-plist.pdf pkg-plist.ps pkg-plist.txt ports/misc/freebsd-doc-en ...

From: Ion-Mihai Tetcu <itetcu_at_FreeBSD.org>
Date: Wed, 27 May 2009 09:28:53 +0300
On Wed, 27 May 2009 08:03:04 +0200
Marc Fonvieille <blackend_at_FreeBSD.org> wrote:

> On Tue, May 26, 2009 at 11:03:37PM +0300, Ion-Mihai Tetcu wrote:
> > On Tue, 26 May 2009 17:51:17 +0200
> > Marc Fonvieille <blackend_at_FreeBSD.org> wrote:
> > 
> > > On Tue, May 26, 2009 at 02:51:36PM +0300, Ion-Mihai Tetcu wrote:
> > > > On Tue, 26 May 2009 05:35:09 +0000 (UTC)
> > > > Marc Fonvieille <blackend_at_FreeBSD.org> wrote:
> > > > 
> > > > >   Log:
> > > > >   - Update to doc/ tree version 20090525;
> > > > >   - Add Options menu;
> > > > 
> > > > Thank you.
> > > > 
> > > > >   - Add MAKE_JOBS_SAFE knob.
> > > > 
> > > > I hoped this would mean building different parts of the
> > > > documentation in parallel, but this doesn't seems to be the
> > > > case:
> > > > 
> > > [...]
> > > 
> > > I noted this, but it's a bit normal: the build of one document
> > > cannot be cut in small pieces.  The -j facility should be used
> > > only during images conversion.
> > 
> > Hmm, not even different formats?
> >
> > > It should be possible to force the build of different documents in
> > > parallel, but I didn't look at it.
> > 
> > This is what I was thinking about.
> > 
> The port is using the same set of Makefiles we use for /usr/doc,

I saw that.

> parallel build is not implemented in this set.  I mean we'll need to
> redesign the freebsd-doc-* ports to really use the make -j facility.

Hmm, does this imply that -j doesn't actually do anything if building
in /usr/doc/ either?

> I have to think about it but don't expect a solution in the next
> week :)

No hurry. I'm just interested in having them build faster on QAT,
currently they take about 3 hours and 10 minutes in total, which is way
to much for my taste :)


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