[LFS Trac] #2490: Add instructions for parallel make

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Thu Sep 17 18:50:18 PDT 2009

#2490: Add instructions for parallel make
 Reporter:  bdubbs@…                     |       Owner:  lfs-book@…                   
     Type:  task                         |      Status:  new                          
 Priority:  normal                       |   Milestone:  6.6                          
Component:  Book                         |     Version:  SVN                          
 Severity:  normal                       |    Keywords:                               
 Using a variable MAKEFLAGS='-j 2' will allow systems with multiple
 cores/processors to build faster.

 Adding this to 5.3. General Compilation Instructions will inform users
 about this capability.

 Also needed will be a warning that output from the build instructions will
 not be sequential making interpretation of error output more difficult.

Ticket URL: <http://wiki.linuxfromscratch.org/lfs/ticket/2490>
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