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[perl #123440] Adding win32/GNUmakefile

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Tony Cook via RT
Date:
May 25, 2015 06:07
Subject:
[perl #123440] Adding win32/GNUmakefile
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rt-4.0.18-13406-1432534027-1908.123440-15-0@perl.org
On Tue Dec 16 11:08:31 2014, jdb wrote:
> Is there any benefit to it? I actually prefer to limit the variation
> in build tools, i.e. either use VC/nmake, or GCC/GNUmake for building
> Perl and modules. Supporting different make utilities with different
> compilers just adds complexities in modules down the toolchain with no
> obvious (to me) benefit.

gmake can do parallel builds.  nmake can't.

Given bulk88's work in #123867 it would be nice if we had a way to do
parallel builds for MSVC.

Tony

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