Limiting CPU on some processes on web server

opendaddy at opendaddy at
Wed Mar 11 14:04:21 UTC 2015

On 11. mars 2015 at 1:41 PM, "Polytropon" <freebsd at> wrote:
>The main differnce in functionality is that ulimit -t defines
>the limit as time, whereas cpulimit defines it as percentage
>of CPU resources used.
>Another difference is that ulimit comes with FreeBSD's default
>scripting shell, whereas cpulimit is a Linux program that has
>to be compiled from source, after porting it, of course. :-)

Sounds really tempting especially considering those other cpulimit compile errors.

Is there a CPU time limit equivalent to say 20% or have I totally misunderstood?


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