Re: the downside of parallelism


Alexander Kanavin
 

This is hardly Yocto's fault: putting a 6 core CPU into a laptop should be validated by saturating all cores for several hours and ensuring the cooling and frequency throttling can handle it. Laptop OEM is trying to be cheap I'd say.

Alex


On Sun, 20 Jun 2021 at 11:55, Robert P. J. Day <rpjday@...> wrote:

  refactoring existing (legacy) code base into more bite-sized
bitbake recipes to speed up build by taking advantage of 6-core
(12-thread) dell laptop ... end result is that i get so much
parallelism that laptop shuts down from overheating.

  le *sigh* ...

rday



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