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Re: parallel builds

On Wed, Mar 28, 2001 at 05:07:32PM -0600, Gordon Sadler wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 28, 2001 at 04:42:28PM -0600, Taral wrote:
> > Wasn't there some environment variable that packages were supposed to
> > use to determine if they should build in parallel? I just ran across a
> > package that uses -j3 by default, and it's quite annoying on my UP
> > machine.
> > 
> Try info make, search for MAKEFLAGS, Node: Options/Recursion. 
> export MAKEFLAGS=j1 seems to be what you want.

No, that's not what I want. I know how to get rid of the parallel build
option. I think what's wrong is that I'm asking on the wrong list.

Taral <taral@taral.net>
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