would like xargs support for -P
BSD xargs supports "-P nprocs" to specify that up to "nprocs" invocations may be issued in parallel. This is very handy (e.g., when halting 100 zones).
Updated by Andrew Bennett over 6 years ago
Here is an initial webrev with my attempt at adding this feature to xargs: http://cr.illumos.org/~webrev/potatosalad/4703-xargs/
Updated by Electric Monk about 3 years ago
- Status changed from New to Closed
- % Done changed from 0 to 100
commit 04427e3bf236c18cc532680b957267ee70b1037d Author: Andrew Bennett <firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: 2017-06-30T16:57:37.000Z 4703 would like xargs support for -P Contributions by: Robert Mustacchi <email@example.com> Reviewed by: Gordon Ross <firstname.lastname@example.org> Reviewed by: Toomas Soome <email@example.com> Approved by: Richard Lowe <firstname.lastname@example.org>