Re: [AMBER-Developers] Possible parallel Makefile bug pertaining to sander.LES target

From: David A. Case <>
Date: Sat, 24 Jan 2009 09:25:52 -0500

On Fri, Jan 23, 2009, Mark Williamson wrote:
> Recently, whilst building the AMBER CVS tree using parallel make
> -j{~16}, I've been noticing the build process dying somewhere in the
> sander directory. This fail point not always the same. However I think
> I've traced this down to make's preprocessing of the sander.LES's
> target; since it is now running in parallel (and hence sometimes out of
> sequence), it has the ability to overwrite some preprocessed files
> needed by the sander target.
> What do you think of this approach? Will this break something that I may
> have overlooked?

Don't you need to do something similar for PUPIL files?

Otherwise, if it works, it looks OK to me.


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