[erlang-bugs] make -j probably broken

Erik Søe Sørensen <>
Thu Sep 15 10:36:43 CEST 2011

You can try to just re-run it; that usually works for me:
  make -j3 || make -j3

But of course, it's best by far if it just works; I'm happy to hear that 
it is planned to be fixed :-)

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zhong ming wu wrote:
> Just to report that compiling the latest stable source is broken when
> one supplies -j switch to make.  I tried
> make -j3
> I would be nice to make use of -j to speed things up on multi-core machines.
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