Plans for making MAKE_JOBS_SAFE as default
kamikaze at bsdforen.de
Thu Dec 23 13:55:59 UTC 2010
This is a resend, because I forgot to CC ports.
On 23/12/2010 10:18, Alexey Dokuchaev wrote:
> Hi there,
> As far as I remember, when _MAKE_JOBS functionality was introduced, one
> of the ultimate goals was to flip the switch at some point so ports are
> built with -jX unless marked as MAKE_JOBS_UNSAFE. What is current
> situation and consensus? Are we ready for that? If not, what is
> preventing us to do so? Is there some road-map, plan, or time frame?
> I'd really like to see that happen. If there is anything I can help
> with, don't hesitate to ask. :-)
Me too. This is my list of things that don't work with
FORCE_MAKE_JOBS, considering the number of packages on my
system it's pretty short. It might be incomplete,
or contain entries that no longer cause problems:
A: Because it fouls the order in which people normally read text.
Q: Why is top-posting such a bad thing?
Q: What is the most annoying thing on usenet and in e-mail?
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