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Old 02-27-2010, 05:05 PM   #1
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Question How to add Percent Complete to a make process?

Hi all,

Most of FLOSS projects has a lot of code to compile, and a big make process.

On my new PC i need a half hour to compile Inkscape, and on my old laptop i need something near to 2 hours.

There is a way to put a percentage of the work done in the makefile?
(Always there are a hard and dirty way... there is a good, beauty, common way?)

There is no common way? Some idea for a beauty (in code) way?

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