Large builds with poudriere

Andrea Venturoli ml at
Thu May 20 14:54:50 UTC 2021

On 5/20/21 4:11 PM, Alexis Praga wrote:
> Thanks for the suggestions.
>> At least, if your machine is powerful enough, you can edit your
>> /usr/local/etc/poudriere.conf and list these big ports in
> I'm using ALLOW_MAKE_JOBS=yes already so it won't help unfortunately, I think.

Those are not the same things. Check the docs.

Briefly, ALLOW_MAKE_JOBS will allow building several packages at once 
(one per core) with one core dedicated to each.
ALLOW_MAKE_JOBS_PACKAGES will let a single package build using more cores.

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