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Re: Build docs single thread first time

From: Francisco Vila
Subject: Re: Build docs single thread first time
Date: Mon, 9 Mar 2020 21:06:23 +0100
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El 9/3/20 a las 20:41, David Kastrup escribió:
Francisco Vila <address@hidden> writes:

Sorry if it's in CG already, I could be wrong, but Doc build is not
multi-thread safe, first time at least. It uses files generated by the
build process itself.


I tend to do

make clean test-clean doc-clean
CPU_COUNT=9 make -j9 && CPU_COUNT=9 make -j9 test && CPU_COUNT=9 make -j9 doc

without much of a problem.  It depends on what you mean by "first
time".  Han-Wen has just discovered that on a fresh container, TeX
builds the plain (and likely Texinfo) formats the first time it is run,
and parallel invocations of TeX cause the format files to be a mess.
But that's not really "first time per commit" but "first time per

I am thinking in

  pictures/context-example.eps and

which I had to manually copy to different dirs to be able to finish the doc build. Yes, it was first time per installation in this case.

Francisco Vila, Ph.D. - Badajoz (Spain) ,

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