giving a normal user rights to use negative nice values

Kip Thomas kip.thomas at gmail.com
Wed Nov 15 22:36:14 UTC 2006


you'd need root to do that

one way is to use 'top'

top

then "r" to renice



On 11/15/06, Chris Jones <jonesc at hep.phy.cam.ac.uk> wrote:
>
>
> Hi,
>
> Can someone point me towards a howto on what I need to do to allow a
> non-root
> user to run commands with negative nice values, eg.
>
> > nice --adjustment=-10 ls
> nice: cannot set niceness: Permission denied
>
> what do I need to do to allow this ?
>
> cheers Chris
>
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