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 about 8 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 almost 5 years ago
- Status changed from New to Closed
- % Done changed from 0 to 100
commit 04427e3bf236c18cc532680b957267ee70b1037d Author: Andrew Bennett <email@example.com> Date: 2017-06-30T16:57:37.000Z 4703 would like xargs support for -P Contributions by: Robert Mustacchi <firstname.lastname@example.org> Reviewed by: Gordon Ross <email@example.com> Reviewed by: Toomas Soome <firstname.lastname@example.org> Approved by: Richard Lowe <email@example.com>