pkgsrc bulk build profile

Joerg Sonnenberger joerg at
Mon Feb 23 05:52:14 PST 2009

On Mon, Feb 23, 2009 at 07:38:35AM +0100, Robert Luciani wrote:
> I was under the impression that all build scripts were simply single-threaded.
> Including the following in mk.conf should help a bit:
> Last time I uncommented it in my setup though, it made many packages break
> during compilation.

This is about running multiple independent builds at the same time.
4/8 single threaded builds are good enough to ensure that the cpu are
kept busy.


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