Section: User Commands (1)
Updated: March 2012
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nice - run a program with modified scheduling priority
[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
NOTE: your shell may have its own version of nice, which usually supersedes
the version described here. Please refer to your shell's documentation
for details about the options it supports.
Written by David MacKenzie.
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