Greg, On Tue, Jun 2, 2009 at 7:19 PM, Greg Larkin <glar...@freebsd.org> wrote: > > I had the same situation here, and nice(1) wasn't cutting it for me. I > finally switched to idprio(1): > http://www.freebsd.org/cgi/man.cgi?query=idprio&sourceid=opensearch > > idprio 31 mysqldump ..... > > will run only when other processes are idle. That should prevent any > further self-incurred DOS symptoms for you. >
Very cool. I'll have to add that to my toolbox. :) -- Glen Barber http://www.dev-urandom.com http://www.linkedin.com/in/glenjbarber _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"