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Re: patch to support output synchronization under -j

From: Stefano Lattarini
Subject: Re: patch to support output synchronization under -j
Date: Tue, 3 May 2011 09:48:24 +0200
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Hello Paul.  Just my 2 cents regarding Automake ...

On Tuesday 03 May 2011, Paul Smith wrote:
> The other thing I was thinking is that this feature might want to be
> enabled via a command-line argument.  All the complex makefiles
> generated by automake, etc. for example cannot take advantage of this
> if you have to modify every makefile to add the special target.
Not completely true.  A developer using Automake who wants to take
advantage of this feature could just add the line:
to his Makefile.am file(s).  Automake's preprocessing policy is to
pass through the things it doesn't understand (or that are not
influential to it).


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