[arch-general] renice Bash at login

Gaetan Bisson bisson at archlinux.org
Mon Apr 23 09:21:28 EDT 2012

[2012-04-23 14:02:23 +0100] Leonidas Spyropoulos:
> I am trying to renice the user bash on Login. So every time someone
> logs through SSH to the server to get a lower priority than normal.
> Is that possible? Is it a good idea in general?

Why would you want to do that? As root, you can use nicenesses from -20
to -1 to schedule your tasks with higher priority. Nicenesses from 1 to
20 are for users to decrease their tasks' scheduling priority.


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