Firefox sensitive to -j4

Wilco Beekhuizen wilcobeekhuizen at
Mon Feb 25 06:44:20 PST 2008

2008/2/24, Karel Kulhavy <twibright at>:
> I would suggest to add a note into the Firefox instructions to avoid -jn.
>  Such a big program is especially tempting to be compiled this way on a SMP system.
You can download and check the gentoo portage. grep "make -j" and you
will find a lot of packages that need to be compiled with -j 1. It is
a shame since -j can really speed up things.

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