[kde-freebsd] parallelizing the build of Qt, etc.

Michael Nottebrock lofi at freebsd.org
Thu Aug 23 16:09:50 CEST 2007

Mikhail T. schrieb:
> Hello!
> The mini-patch below scales the build of the Qt port to the number of
> available processes. I think, it should be put in while the portmgr is
> debating/devising a more general solution -- something may be needed
> to accomodate machines, where multiple such ports may be built in
> parallel -- such as in their own jails.
> Similarly, other KDE components should have similar modifications to
> ease the pain involved in upgrading them.
> I just updated my devel/qmake with this "trick".
Please back this out or at least hide it behind an option. Anyone who
wants to parallelize make and is willing to deal with the possible
fallout can easily do so already, this is no safe default for everybody.
I am certainly not going to do anything similar in the KDE or QT4 ports.

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