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Distcc

http://distcc.samba.org/
'distcc' distributes compilation of C or C++ code across several machines on a network. It should always generate the same results as a local compile, is simple to install and use, and is often significantly faster than a local compile. 'distcc' does not require all machines to share a filesystem, have synchronized clocks, or to have the same libraries or header files installed. Machines can be running different operating systems, as long as they have compatible binary formats or cross-compilers. 'distcc' sends the complete preprocessed source code across the network for each job, so all it requires of the volunteer machines is that they be running the distccd daemon, and that they have an appropriate compiler installed.

"IRC irc://irc.gnome.org/distcc " IRC Help channel
irc://irc.gnome.org/distcc
"IRC irc://irc.gnome.org/distcc " IRC development channel
irc://irc.gnome.org/distcc

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Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv2orlaterJanet Casey2 July 2002



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
"Email mbp@linuxcare.com" Martin Pool Maintainer


Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
Developer VCS Repository Webview http://cvs.samba.org/cvsweb/distcc/
Bug Tracking,Developer,Support E-mail mailto:distcc@lists.samba.org


Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Required to build libpopt
Weak prerequisite Python

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 30 November 2004.



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