nproc man page

nproc — print the number of processing units available

Synopsis

nproc [OPTION]...

Description

Print the number of processing units available to the current process, which may be less than the number of online processors

--all
print the number of installed processors
--ignore=N
if possible, exclude N processing units
--help
display this help and exit
--version
output version information and exit

Author

Written by Giuseppe Scrivano.

Reporting Bugs

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See Also

Full documentation at: <http://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/n…>
or available locally via: info '(coreutils) nproc invocation'

Referenced By

dkms(8), sched_setaffinity(2).

January 2016 GNU coreutils 8.25 User Commands