Section: Maintenance Commands (8)
Updated: July 1, 2009
rtkitctl - Realtime Policy and Watchdog daemon control
is a D-Bus system service that changes the scheduling policy of user processes/threads to SCHED_RR (i.e. realtime scheduling mode) on request. It is intended to be used as a secure mechanism to allow real-time scheduling to be used by normal user processes.
- -h, --help
Show a summary of options.
Reset real-time status of known threads.
Reset real-time status of all threads.
Start RealtimeKit if it is not running already.
- -k, --exit
Terminate running RealtimeKit daemon.
RealtimeKit was written by Lennart Poettering <email@example.com