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ulatencyd - latency optimizing daemon

ULATENCYD(8) System Manager's Manual ULATENCYD(8)


ulatencyd - latency optimizing daemon


ulatencyd [OPTIONS]


ulatencyd is a daemon that controls how the Linux kernel will spend it's resources on the running processes. It uses dynamic cgroups to give the kernel hints and limitations on processes.


-h, --help
Show help options
-c, --config
Use config file
-r, --rules-directory
Path with
Load only rules matching the pattern
-v, --verbose
More verbose. Can be passed multiple times
-q, --quiet
More quiet. Can be passed multiple times
-f, --log-file
Log to file
-d, --daemonize
Run daemon in background


ulatencyd was written by Daniel Poelzleithner <>.
This manual page was written by Alessandro Ghedini <>, for the Debian project (and may be used by others).
January 28, 2011 Debian Sid