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NAME

       nice - run a program with modified scheduling priority

SYNOPSIS

       nice [OPTION] [COMMAND [ARG]...]

DESCRIPTION

       Run   COMMAND   with   an  adjusted  niceness,  which  affects  process
       scheduling.  With no COMMAND, print  the  current  niceness.   Niceness
       values  range  from  -20  (most  favorable to the process) to 19 (least
       favorable to the process).

       Mandatory arguments to long options are  mandatory  for  short  options
       too.

       -n, --adjustment=N
              add integer N to the niceness (default 10)

       --help display this help and exit

       --version
              output version information and exit

       NOTE:  your  shell  may  have  its  own  version of nice, which usually
       supersedes the version described here.  Please refer  to  your  shell's
       documentation for details about the options it supports.

       GNU  coreutils  online  help:  <http://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/>
       Report nice translation bugs to <http://translationproject.org/team/>

AUTHOR

       Written by David MacKenzie.

COPYRIGHT

       Copyright © 2014 Free Software Foundation, Inc.   License  GPLv3+:  GNU
       GPL version 3 or later <http://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.php>.
       This  is  free  software:  you  are free to change and redistribute it.
       There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.

SEE ALSO

       nice(2), renice(1)

       The full documentation for nice is maintained as a Texinfo manual.   If
       the  info  and  nice  programs are properly installed at your site, the
       command

              info coreutils 'nice invocation'

       should give you access to the complete manual.



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