Support for distributed compiling in Kdevelop ( ask for help )

Kanniball o.kanniball.o at
Tue Dec 5 22:18:42 UTC 2006

On Tuesday 05 December 2006 20:48, Alexander Neundorf wrote:
> On Monday 04 December 2006 19:30, Kuba Ober wrote:
> > > > What does it need more than "make -j4" ?
> > >
> > > We need to set CC as distcc/icecream and make ensure that any buildtool
> > > use them, I think.
> >
> > I think that a properly set-up distcc masquerades as gcc in the path and
> > doesn't need any extra setup. That's how it is on my systems at least,
> > and IIRC that's how PLD does it (I leeched their scripts).
> >
> > There's a script in /etc/profiles.d that properly sets up MAKEFLAGS with
> > number of distributed host CPUs.
> On a Mac with XCode you simply open some settings dialog and activate
> "distributed compiling" (or something like this and that's all you have to
> do. No scripts, no environment variables, nothing.
> Maybe that's what Kaniball has in mind ?
I have in mind a buttton in the main toolbar saying "compile using distributed 
Just it in the point of user view.
In the background it searches for distcc or icecream and just use the one it 

Paulo Fidalgo
> Bye
> Alex

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