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FS#28989 - [make] bug parallel building

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Ionut Biru (wonder) - Sunday, 18 March 2012, 08:36 GMT
Last edited by Allan McRae (Allan) - Sunday, 25 March 2012, 11:04 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Core
Status Closed
Assigned To Allan McRae (Allan)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority High
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


i couldn't build libwebkit 1.7.91 because it failed to build when using

I turns out that is a bug in make 3.82. Here is a patch that fixes this

affected: make 3.82-4
   patch (2.1 KiB)
This task depends upon

Closed by  Allan McRae (Allan)
Sunday, 25 March 2012, 11:04 GMT
Reason for closing:  Upstream
Additional comments about closing:  Will not apply the patch until upstream makes a comment on it.
Comment by Ionut Biru (wonder) - Sunday, 18 March 2012, 08:36 GMT
If you don't have time, I could package it for you.
Comment by Allan McRae (Allan) - Sunday, 18 March 2012, 08:42 GMT
I will investigate the patch in detail when I get back in 48 hours. I am sure this can wait given that "-j1" is a workaround...
Comment by Allan McRae (Allan) - Tuesday, 20 March 2012, 11:34 GMT
I am not applying a patch that has no comments from upstream and whose author states "I'm not really sure why (and if) it works".