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Feature #3228

Add puppet.conf for process priority of puppetd

Added by Andrew Forgue about 6 years ago. Updated almost 6 years ago.

Status:AcceptedStart date:02/19/2010
Priority:LowDue date:
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Affected Puppet version:0.25.4 Branch:

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It would be nice (no pun intended) to have a puppet.conf option that would specify the priority of the puppetd process. It appears that Ruby has a Process.setpriority that would do this. This way we wouldn’t have to worry about maintaining separate methods to set priority (whether SMF, SRC, /etc/init.d/puppet or otherwise).


#1 Updated by James Turnbull about 6 years ago

  • Category set to plumbing
  • Status changed from Unreviewed to Needs Decision
  • Assignee set to Luke Kanies

#2 Updated by Trevor Vaughan about 6 years ago

Alternatively/additionally (?) the ability to explicitly set the nice-ness of Exec’s and Services would be ideal.

The combination of the two would be extremely useful.

#3 Updated by Luke Kanies almost 6 years ago

  • Status changed from Needs Decision to Accepted
  • Assignee deleted (Luke Kanies)

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