[FFmpeg-trac] #3966(build system:closed): 'make' sometimes fails when the option '-j' is used

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Sun Sep 21 22:03:56 CEST 2014

#3966: 'make' sometimes fails when the option '-j' is used
             Reporter:  burek        |                    Owner:
                 Type:  defect       |                   Status:  closed
             Priority:  normal       |                Component:  build
              Version:  git-master   |  system
             Keywords:               |               Resolution:  invalid
             Blocking:               |               Blocked By:
Analyzed by developer:  0            |  Reproduced by developer:  0
Changes (by burek):

 * status:  new => closed
 * resolution:   => invalid


 This appeared to be RAM memory issue (out of memory). I was testing on a 1
 GB VM which produced this issue, but after raising the RAM limit to 16 GB
 the issue was gone. So, it seems it was the kernel killing the process
 rather than the ffmpeg build process failure.

Ticket URL: <https://trac.ffmpeg.org/ticket/3966#comment:1>
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