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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
with using wall command, how can i have a carriage return in my broadcast message. i try to broadcast from a file, i were to use "cat myfile | wall" for broadcasting. but when the message broadcast somehow the format run away.
this the text in my file:
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Discussion started by: lsy
Recently our FreeBSD 7.1 i386 system became very sluggish.
Nothing much is happening over there & whatever is running takes eternity to complete.
All the troubleshooting hinted towards a very high nice percentage.
Can that be the culprit?
Pasting snippets of top command,... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: vibhor_agarwali
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a directory when i take du of that directory it takes alot of memory and cpu and I/O, i want to use nice to run my script that have du command slowly so it won't take I/O and cpu, please suggest. (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: learnbash
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am just starting with shell scripting, as everyone will soon see from my question. What I'm trying to do is call the Nice command to set the script process priority from /bin/ksh. The difference is I'm running it not directly through the shell, but through Bigfix (very similar to... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: solly119
5. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Some guy said to me that using the nice command to decrease the priority of a process is a myth, that the operating system corrects the priorities as the processes need cpu. Is this true? (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: psimoes79
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hi there, i'm trying to find the implementation code for the system call nice().
Since it's a system call i'm having problems finding where it would be? is it in the linux kernel directory somewhere?
I would assume it would be a file called nice.c or something like this.
Thanks in advance! (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: sport23
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have some job running on tru64 system and Im the root, due to limited resources I end up with my job ( vdump) for example taking the lowest share, I researched the nice command on the net, but couldnt get enough info, can I use it to already running process or I only use it... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: aladdin
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Can someone tell me this. thanks (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: xoxouu
9. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Under, Solaris 10 I have the following problem:
A script executed at command line runs with nice level 0, as expected.
Same script started under (user) crontab runs with nice level 2.
I would prefer it run at 0. Is this possible? If so, how?
Thanks. (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: henrydark
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Can someone tell me .. how to find a user & process who has executed nice (scheduled priority) to one of his process. .Tks.. (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: sivan