[Development] Is qmake's bootstrapping parallel-safe?

Lisandro Damián Nicanor Pérez Meyer perezmeyer at gmail.com
Wed Mar 11 04:56:43 CET 2015

On Wednesday 11 March 2015 00:24:57 Lisandro Damián Nicanor Pérez Meyer wrote:
> I've been wondering if qmake's bootstrapping could be safely made with
> parallel building.
> The reason for wanting to bootstrap qmake in parallel is that we have some
> archs that while they might not have a fast processor they have multiple
> ones available. If we can speed up the build there the better.
> That being said, I have tried passing MAKEFLAGS="-j4" to the configure
> script but only a part of the bootstrap process went in parallel.

pebcak, passing MAKEFLAGS is just enough.

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Lisandro Damián Nicanor Pérez Meyer
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