[racket-dev] Parallel Build of Collects

From: Kevin Tew (tewk at cs.utah.edu)
Date: Mon Jul 5 18:40:51 EDT 2010

I'm fine with renaming -u to -J.

On 07/05/2010 04:37 PM, Eli Barzilay wrote:
> On Jul  5, Kevin Tew wrote:
>> Parallel build of collects is now the default option.
>> You can change the setup options by specify an environment variable
>> to make install
>> Examples:
>> ; only use one processor
>> SETUP_OPTIONS="-j 1" make install
>> or
>> ; use three processors don't build docs
>> SETUP_OPTIONS="-j 1 -D" make install
>> raco setup -u now means uniprocessor.  It will build collects using
>> the original serial process (before parallel build was committed)
> Why not something that is more related to "-j" like "-J" or "+j"?
> (Especially given that it's not the same as "-j 1", so it's not really
> an option to be used for a uniprocessor situation).

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