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On Thu, 10 May 2012 07:19:45 -0700
Zac Medico <email@example.com> wrote:
> On 05/10/2012 02:19 AM, Ciaran McCreesh wrote:
> > On Thu, 10 May 2012 11:04:12 +0200
> > Ulrich Mueller <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> >> Any particular reason for leaving out "No -j1 for src_test"? It
> >> was on your previous list.
> > I couldn't find -j1 being mandated in the spec, and Portage doesn't
> > seem to do it any more.
> Portage still does it (_eapi0_src_test function inside
> bin/phase-helpers.sh). If the -j1 isn't mandated then I'll just go
> ahead and remove it.
Oh, I missed that. In that case we should probably specifically say -j1
for older EAPIs, and not for EAPI 5. From Exherbo's experience, some
packages do break without the -j1, but not very many. IIRC the -j1 got
in there originally because two of those packages used to be perl and
vim, which were two of the things we looked at when creating src_test.