[CentOS] AMD x2 and make

Chris Mauritz chrism at imntv.com
Wed Mar 8 20:13:52 UTC 2006

Jerry Geis wrote:
> Is there a special command or anything to get a "make" process
> take advantage of SMP with the AMD x2. I mean when I type make
> is it dispatching 2 compiles at a time? How do know it is or how do
> I tell it to take full advantage of the DUAL processor.

make -j XXX

where XXX = number of simultaneous jobs to launch


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