[uClibc] Multiple jobs support for Buildroot

Peter Kjellerstedt peter.kjellerstedt at axis.com
Sun Dec 12 00:38:19 UTC 2004


> -----Original Message-----
> From: uclibc-bounces at uclibc.org 
> [mailto:uclibc-bounces at uclibc.org] On Behalf Of Thomas Petazzoni
> Sent: Sunday, December 12, 2004 00:11
> To: andersen at codepoet.org
> Cc: uclibc at uclibc.org
> Subject: Re: [uClibc] Multiple jobs support for Buildroot
> 
> Hello,
> 
> Erik Andersen wrote:
> 
> > It seems to me it would be much simpler to instead add a
> > define for $(MAKE) somewhere such as package/Makefile.in
> > 
> >     MAKE1=make
> >     MAKE=make -j$(BR2_JLEVEL)
> > 
> > which will allow everything to automagically use the new -j level
> > and the few apps (such as uClibc) that have broken build
> > dependancies can use $(MAKE1) instead of $(MAKE).
> 
> You're right, it's much simpler. Are you going to do it, or 
> do you want me to make a new patch ?
> 
> Thomas

Be aware of the special properties associated with the make
variable $(MAKE) before doing these changes. Notably regarding
the use of the options -t, -n and -q to make. See 'info make'
(Commands -> Recursion -> MAKE Variable) for more information.

//Peter



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