[petsc-dev] Could generatefortranstubs.py be lazier about modification times?

Jed Brown jed at 59A2.org
Tue Oct 5 10:17:15 CDT 2010

On Tue, Oct 5, 2010 at 17:14, Matthew Knepley <knepley at gmail.com> wrote:
> Okay, this is really crap. Make that POS use a better predicate than
> "modified", like "checksum changed".
> This is what builder does ;)

That is what SCons does too, it's the slowest build system ever.  If
you have to read the contents of a file to determine whether it is
current, then incremental rebuilds take a long time and dispatch of
parallel jobs is slow.


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