NICESection: User Commands (1)
Updated: June 2012
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NAMEnice - run a program with modified scheduling priority
SYNOPSISnice [OPTION] [COMMAND [ARG]...]
Run COMMAND with an adjusted niceness, which affects process scheduling. With no COMMAND, print the current niceness. Nicenesses range from -20 (most favorable scheduling) to 19 (least favorable).
- -n, --adjustment=N
- add integer N to the niceness (default 10)
- display this help and exit
- output version information and exit
AUTHORWritten by David MacKenzie.
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COPYRIGHTCopyright © 2010 Free Software Foundation, Inc. License GPLv3+: GNU GPL version 3 or later <http://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>.
This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it. There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.
The full documentation for nice is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and nice programs are properly installed at your site, the command
- info coreutils aqnice invocationaq
should give you access to the complete manual.
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