[fpc-devel] make fpc -j (--jobs) / Windows

Florian Klämpfl florian at freepascal.org
Fri Nov 22 21:16:18 CET 2019

Am 22.11.19 um 17:54 schrieb Jonas Maebe:
> On 22/11/2019 17:37, Martin wrote:
>> I read several mails  in the past that pointed out how fast fpc would
>> compile itself, if one uses "make --jobs=10" or similar.
>> If that is true, then first question: Does it work on Windows?
> Yes, but afaik not in the way that fpcmake-generated files uses make. It
> only works on Windows if you instantiate new make instances from the
> makefile, but we use $(MAKE) everywhere, which reuses the same make
> process (which supports parallelism on Unix platforms, but not on Windows).

The make delivered with 3.0.x does this.

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