Re: Add "nice -10" to /etc/crontab run-parts commands?
On 28-May-99 Juergen A. Erhard wrote:
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>>>>>> "Steve" == Steve Greenland <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Steve> Is there an objection to adding "nice 10" to the run-parts
> Steve> invocations in /etc/crontab? This would (possibly) make the
> Steve> machine more usable while they were running...
> I'm very much in favor of... something like that.
> If it could be made configurable in some way, it'd be even better.
The heavy usage is a signal for you to go to bed (-:
Seriously, you as machine admin are in charge of the cron files, add whatever
you want to them. I see no need for Debian as a whole to what the user wants.