pmpause man page

pmpause, pmsleep — portable subsecond-capable sleep


$PCP_BINADM_DIR/pmsleep interval


pmpause sleeps indefinitely, until interrupted by SIGKILL.

pmsleep sleeps for the specified interval. The interval argument follows the syntax described in PCPIntro(1) for -t, and in the simplest form may be an unsigned integer  or floating point constant  (the implied units in this case are seconds).


The exit status is 0 for success, or 1 for a malformed command line. If the underlying nanosleep(2) system call fails, an errno is returned.

See Also

sleep(1), pause(2) and nanosleep(2).


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