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Re: regress and -m64
- From: howarth at bromo dot msbb dot uc dot edu (Jack Howarth)
- To: howarth at bromo dot msbb dot uc dot edu, mrs at apple dot com
- Cc: echristo at apple dot com, gcc at gcc dot gnu dot org, geoffk at apple dot com
- Date: Mon, 28 Aug 2006 18:57:30 -0400 (EDT)
- Subject: Re: regress and -m64
Now I totally confused. Are you saying that '-j 2' only speeds up
testing but not builds? In one sentence you say it won't speed things up
and in the next you say of course it speeds things up. Which is it?
On Aug 28, 2006, at 3:32 PM, Jack Howarth wrote:
> Well then alternatively, might not 'make -j 2' increase the rate at
> which gcc is built on regress?
Yes, we know about -j2. When I said, sorry, nope, I meant to convey
the idea that in fact that adding a -j2 won't speed it up.
> Or doesn't Darwin support parallel builds?
Yes, of course it does.
> If we can't speed up the testing
? -j2 makes testing go faster as well.
> then we could at least speed up the build process to free up time
> for -m64.