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Re: Fwd: [Findutils-patches] [PATCH 1/3] xargs: patch for varying parall
Re: Fwd: [Findutils-patches] [PATCH 1/3] xargs: patch for varying parallelism
Tue, 11 May 2010 09:49:09 +0200
James Youngman wrote:
> I've just pushed this patch to the public repository (with the date of
> the ChangeLog entry updated and, obviously, having ported the change
> to the current tree).
> I'd like to thank John for the contribution and being patient, and
> Sven for testing the change - and reminding me.
> On Sat, Dec 6, 2008 at 3:30 PM, James Youngman <address@hidden> wrote:
>> From: John Gilmore <address@hidden>
>> +** Functional enhancements to xargs
>> +You can now increase the parallelism of xargs in mid-run by sending
>> +it SIGUSR1, and decrease the parallelism with SIGUSR2.
A good reason to use xargs for even more tasks.