nice man page on Scientific
NICE(1) User Commands NICE(1)
nice - run a program with modified scheduling priority
nice [OPTION] [COMMAND [ARG]...]
Run COMMAND with an adjusted niceness, which affects process schedul‐
ing. With no COMMAND, print the current niceness. Nicenesses range
from -20 (most favorable scheduling) to 19 (least favorable).
add integer N to the niceness (default 10)
--help display this help and exit
output version information and exit
NOTE: your shell may have its own version of nice, which usually super‐
sedes the version described here. Please refer to your shell's docu‐
mentation for details about the options it supports.
Written by David MacKenzie.
Report nice bugs to email@example.com
GNU coreutils home page: <http://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/>
General help using GNU software: <http://www.gnu.org/gethelp/>
Report nice translation bugs to <http://translationproject.org/team/>
Copyright © 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
info coreutils 'nice invocation'
should give you access to the complete manual.
GNU coreutils 8.4 November 2013 NICE(1)
List of man pages available for Scientific
Copyright (c) for man pages and the logo by the respective OS vendor.
For those who want to learn more, the polarhome community provides shell access and support.
Polarhome, production since 1999.
Member of Polarhome portal.
Based on Fawad Halim's script.
Vote for polarhome