[webkit-help] [webkit-dev] Tools/Scripts/build-webkit --gtk --debug --makeargs="-j1" taking up to 80% of memory

Ariya Hidayat ariya.hidayat at gmail.com
Mon Dec 26 21:50:21 PST 2011

First thing first: please do not cross-post to several mailing list,
it's not helpful and impolite (see

> I tried with --makeargs="-j2" but still got "ld process terminated
> signal[9]" error  which indicates that it ran out of memory.

ld is the linker, nothing to do with parallel compiles. You simply
must have enough memory to link all object files.

Ariya Hidayat, http://ariya.ofilabs.com

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