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On Sat, 03 Apr 2004 16:51:38 +1000
Troy Dack <troy@...> wrote:
> On Sat, 2004-04-03 at 16:44, Andrew Gaffney wrote:
> > Someone posted an article about optimizing distcc a few days ago
> > on -user. It talked about using unsermake instead of automake to
> > generate Makefiles that let many source files be built at once,
> > which allows you to take full advantage of a network full of distcc
> > hosts. Did any of the devs take a look at it? It appears to only be
> > available through KDE CVS, but that's never stopped any of you
> > before :)
Sounds neat, I'll have a look at it this week.
> >  http://www.csh.rit.edu/slashdot/distcc.html
> >  http://www.kde.me.uk/index.php?page=unsermake
> I did attempt to hack the kde-cvs eclass to use unsermake, it didn't
> work too badly, the only problem was that every time you built a
> kde-cvs based package the unsermake dir would be re-fetched.
> I suppose it wouldn't be too hard to create a standalone unsermake
> ebuild, however unsermake was a little unreliable last time I tried
Define unreliable, please.
(o_ Markus Nigbur
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