Process concurrency in perl.

Michael Brailsford brailsmt at
Fri Mar 9 13:11:25 MST 2007

Excellent suggestion!  I just implemented it, and ran "make -j 100" and proceeded to melt my machine, loadavg over 15.  :)  Anyway, a more reasonable number, say 5, works just great.  Thanks for the great tip.


----- Original Message ----
From: Nicholas Leippe <nick at>
To: Provo Linux Users Group Mailing List <plug at>
Sent: Friday, March 9, 2007 11:26:41 AM
Subject: Re: Process concurrency in perl.

What about using perl to generate a makefile, then use make -j to parallelize 

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