Provided by: preload_0.6.4-2build1_amd64
preload - Adaptive readahead daemon
preload is an adaptive readahead daemon that prefetches files mapped by applications from the disk to reduce application startup time. -h, --help Display command line parameters and their default values, and exit. -v, --version Display version information and exit. -c, --conffile Set configuration file. Empty string means no conf file. (default is /etc/preload.conf) -s, --statefile Set state file to load/save. Empty string means no state. (default is /var/lib/preload/preload.state) -l, --logfile Set log file. Empty string means to log to stderr. (default is /var/log/preload.log) -f, --foreground Run in foreground, do not daemonize. -n, --nice Nice level. (default is 15) -V, --verbose Set the verbosity level. Levels 0 to 10 are recognized. (default is 4) -d, --debug Debug mode: --logfile '' --foreground --verbose 9
On receipt of a SIGHUP, the daemon will close and reopen its log file, and reread the configuratoin file. On receipt of a SIGUSR1, the daemon dumps the currently loaded configuration into the log file. On receipt of a SIGUSR2, the daemon saves its state into the state file.
Written by Behdad Esfahbod <email@example.com>
Report bugs to <http://preload.sf.net/bug>
Copyright © 2005,2006,2007,2008 Behdad Esfahbod. This is free software; see the source for copying conditions. There is NO warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.