[distcc] Re: more intelligent handling of local jobs
james.ahlborn at med.ge.com
Fri Aug 6 14:01:57 GMT 2004
> Martin Pool <mbp <at> sourcefrog.net> writes:
> distcc should already use its lock files to limit the number of jobs
> run on localhost. This only applies when the linker is invoked via
> distcc though. If it's run just as "ld" then there's nothing distcc
> can do. In this case you can use make's -l option.
Ah ha! therein lies the issues. distcc wasn't being used for the link jobs.
changed that, and now things are much happier! thanks. for some reason i
didn't think distcc limited local jobs at all currently, so i didn't think to
look at the actual link command.
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