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Old 10-19-2004, 08:18 AM   #1
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Priority of processes (using nice) started from within a script

I was wondering if I have a shell/perl script that starts 3 processes, and I start the shell script using 'nice -n 15 myscript' do all the processes that the shell/perl script starts inherit the priority of the parent process? (in this case would they all be spawned with a 15 priority?)
Old 01-08-2006, 11:44 AM   #2
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I know it's a late answer but the 'nice'd process inherits his
Process Priority. you can look in KDE with CTRL+ESC, use tree-view or
the console command 'ps f -A'

Wonder if this reads someone.


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