[Rake-devel] recursive task invocation

Ittay Dror ittay.dror at gmail.com
Wed Aug 20 02:41:40 EDT 2008

Sorry for the late response. Below

Jim Weirich wrote:
> On Aug 13, 2008, at 4:20 PM, Ittay Dror (Freiman) wrote:
>> and as i mentioned there are other benefits besides avoiding stack
>> overflow, mainly, the ability to utilize several cores/cpus without
>> thrashing the machine and being able to stop the whole execution on
>> errors.
> Using multiple cores/cpus is not possible with MRI, regardless of what 
> rake does. (Or are you using 1.9 or JRuby?)
Well, it does seem to work for me. I'm running several compilations in 
parallel. In any case, shouldn't Rake at least be ready in its 
architecture when multi-cpu/core support will be available?

Ittay Dror <ittay.dror at gmail.com>

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