using make(1) with "-j" option

William Bulley web at
Mon Nov 25 20:18:55 UTC 2013

According to Anton Sayetsky <vsjcfm at> on Mon, 11/25/13 at 14:38:
> You should use make jobs _only_ for build stage. Other stages are not supported.
> For example: make -j3 all && make install
> This applicable for both src & ports. But correct way for ports is
> setting MAKE_JOBS_NUMBER and/or FORCE_MAKE_JOBS in make.conf

Thank you.   :-)

That was the hint I needed to point me in the correct direction.



William Bulley                     Email: web at

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