Testing box available.

Ed Schouten ed at fxq.nl
Wed Feb 13 07:35:54 UTC 2008


* Ian FREISLICH <ianf at clue.co.za> wrote:
> As an aside, a 64 way parallel make buildworld doesn't saturate the CPU.

I'm not sure, but I think if you do this:

	make -j64 <foo>

it only spawns 64 processes to handle the top level make process. This
would mean we've got a couple of processes doing this:

	make -C bin
	make -C lib
	make -C sbin
	make -C usr.bin
	make -C usr.sbin

and the other processes will just quit, because they don't have anything
to do. Right? :-)

-- 
 Ed Schouten <ed at fxq.nl>
 WWW: http://g-rave.nl/
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