[Libreoffice] dev300 merge thoughts / some lessons ...

Thomas Arnhold thomas at arnhold.org
Sun Mar 20 08:06:47 PDT 2011

On 03/18/2011 09:12 PM, Michael Meeks wrote:
> 	Another problem is that the gnumake build system tends to copy
> libraries around instead of hard-linking; which rather increases the
> build tree size: my build is 18Gb small [ though I have a few extra
> pieces lying around ], that is slightly up from the previous 17.5Gb or
> so. Fixing solenv/gmake/Deliver.mk to use cp -l and fallback to cp -a if
> that is not possible may improve things there.

For me a non-debug build is now a PITA. The tree had a size of around 7
Gb, now it's over 16 Gb.


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