1. Executable programs or shell commands
NPROCSection: User Commands (1)
Updated: February 2022
Index | Return to Main Contents
NAMEnproc - print the number of processing units available
Print the number of processing units available to the current process, which may be less than the number of online processors
- print the number of installed processors
- if possible, exclude N processing units
- display this help and exit
- output version information and exit
AUTHORWritten by Giuseppe Scrivano.
REPORTING BUGSGNU coreutils online help: <https://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/>
Report any translation bugs to <https://translationproject.org/team/>
COPYRIGHTCopyright © 2020 Free Software Foundation, Inc. License GPLv3+: GNU GPL version 3 or later <https://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>.
This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it. There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.
SEE ALSOFull documentation <https://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/nproc>
or available locally via: info '(coreutils) nproc invocation'
Return to Main Contents