Testing 6.6-rc1 with -j for Makefiles

Trent Shea trentshea at gmail.com
Sat Feb 6 07:46:09 PST 2010


On Saturday 06 February 2010 00:57:46 Bryan Kadzban wrote:
> I assume you have a dual-core CPU -- have you tried -j3?  Any higher?
> 

The following page suggests jobs=num_core*1.5.
http://developers.sun.com/solaris/articles/parallel_make.html

I can't find a good supporting document right now, but I also read to use 
jobs=num_cores+1


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Regards,
Trent.



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