nice(1) -- Linux man page
NAMEnice - run a program with modified scheduling priority
SYNOPSISnice [OPTION] [COMMAND [ARG]...]
Run COMMAND with an adjusted scheduling priority. With no COMMAND, print the current scheduling priority. ADJUST is 10 by default. Range goes from -20 (highest priority) to 19 (lowest).
- -n, --adjustment=ADJUST
- increment priority by ADJUST first
- display this help and exit
- output version information and exit
AUTHORWritten by David MacKenzie.
REPORTING BUGSReport bugs to <email@example.com>.
COPYRIGHTCopyright © 2004 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
This is free software; see the source for copying conditions. There is NO warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
SEE ALSOThe 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 nice
should give you access to the complete manual.