Looking more closely at what is happening, I notice that when I do a
"make -j 3"
the make stops with the following error message:
make: *** No rule to make target
`../libgimpthumb/libgimpthumb-2.0.la', needed by `gimp-thumbnail-list'.
If I then do a "make", followed by a Control-c in say 5 seconds,
followed by a "make -j 3" the build will complete successfully yielding
a working program.
This seems to be repeatable. The total build time is approximately
halved and both cpu's are pegged most of the time.
Thanks for the suggestion to use "-j 3".
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