[distcc] Re: distcc 0.6 doesn't work on systems with NFS /tmp (fifo lossage)

Martin Pool mbp at samba.org
Mon Aug 5 02:37:01 GMT 2002

On  3 Aug 2002, Mark Burton <markb at ordern.com> wrote:

> I have tried out the CVS version of distcc and it works ok with my
> diskless systems. I did have to explicitly specify the --no-fifo
> option to distccd.

OK, good.  Automatically detecting it could be a bit tricky, so for
the moment it may be necessary to use --no-fifo.

Have you considered using tmpfs on your diskless machines?  That might
be much faster.


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