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    SubjectRe: make -j changed behaviour
    "Nicholas J. Leon" <> writes:

    |> On Thu, 17 Sep 1998, Benjamin Redelings I wrote:
    |> # This is a good thing. To get this behaviour before, you had to do:
    |> # MAKE='make -j4' make -j4
    |> # which was redundant.
    |> But _what_ changed that caused this?

    The makefiles were fixed to properly use make targets instead of explicit
    shell loops for starting sub-makes. This means that the sub-makes can now
    be started in parallel instead of being forced to run one after the other.

    Andreas Schwab "And now for something completely different"

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