Adding arguments to make for sysroot

Patrick Stinson patrickkidd at
Mon Oct 17 17:55:59 BST 2022

I’m trying to speed up building the sysroot which takes forever without a
multiple build jobs count passed to make. Long-lived sysroots do make this
less important, but debugging build errors in libs, for example Qt, is a
real pain without it.

On Mon, Oct 17, 2022 at 1:46 AM Phil Thompson <phil at>

> On 16/10/2022 19:27, Patrick Stinson wrote:
> > Is there a method to override to add arguments to
> > for component plugins? For example I am
> > trying to override this in a Qt component plugin but it looks like
> > you’d have to fork the whole QtComponent._install_from_source method
> > to override that one line that calls make.
> Not at the moment. What is it you are trying to do?
> Phil
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