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bug #37326: niceload --io should take a filesystem

Submitter:  Ole Tange <tange>
Submitted:  Tue 11 Sep 2012 09:49:14 AM UTC
Category:  None Severity:  1 - Wish
Item Group:  None Status:  Confirmed
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  tange
Open/Closed:  Open
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Fri 30 Oct 2015 06:58:43 PM UTC, comment #1: 

It is fairly hard, as $DIR can be a LUKS encrypted LVM on RAID.

Ole Tange <tange>
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Tue 11 Sep 2012 09:49:14 AM UTC, original submission:  

Instead of looking at all filesystem --io should take a single filesystem. Only if this i/o is less than 100% the command will run.

Multiple --io should be allowed so a 'cp' between two filesystems can be niced:

niceload --io $SRCDIR --io $DSTDIR cp -a $SRCDIR $DSTDIR

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