Allowing for parallel builds in the FreeBSD Ports Collection

Proposal

Building ports in parallel is considered unsafe and is generally a bad idea. The goal of this project is make building multiple ports at one time as safe as possible, and eventually enable parallel dependency building.

TODO

Updated 07/07/2008

$PKG_DBDIR locks

COMPLETE

Install awareness

COMPLETE

Fetch awareness

COMPLETE

Work awareness

COMPLETE

$PORT_DBDIR locks

UNNEEDED(?)

Implement FAKE_J

COMPLETE

Usable interface

ABANDONED(?)

Add features to pkg_install suite

COMPLETE

Project Update 07/07/2008

Project Update 08/14/08

DavidForsythe/ForsytheSoC2008 (last edited 2008-08-14 07:29:40 by DavidForsythe)