Re: Bug in FAQ?
On Sun, 19 Dec 1999, Christian Reiniger wrote:
> In the cd image faq you provide
> nice -19 cdrecord <etcetc>
> as example for cdrecord usage. That's giving the task a *positive* nicety
> instead of a negative one. The cdrecord manpage recommends "nice --18"
Ehhh... This is really weird: /usr/bin/nice (that bash uses) needs --18, but
tcsh's nice needs -18 (or -19) and +19 for positive nicety. This might be why
this got in long ago... Well, I suppose most roots are running bash, so I'll
make it --18.
Thanks for the fix,
- Bug in FAQ?
- From: Christian Reiniger <email@example.com>