nproc man page

nproc — print the number of processing units available


nproc [OPTION]...


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


Written by Giuseppe Scrivano.

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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).

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GNU coreutils 8.25 October 2016