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       preload - Adaptive readahead daemon


       preload [OPTION]...


       preload is an adaptive readahead daemon that prefetches files mapped by
       applications from the disk to reduce application startup time.

       -h, --help
              Display this information and exit.

       -v, --version
              Display version information and exit.

       -c, --conffile
              Set  configuration  file.  Empty  string  means  no  conf  file.
              (default is /home/behdad/.local/etc/preload.conf)

       -s, --statefile
              Set  state  file  to  load/save.  Empty  string  means no state.
              (default is /home/behdad/.local/var/preload/preload.state)

       -l, --logfile
              Set log file. Empty string means to log to stderr.  (default  is

       -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


       Written by Behdad Esfahbod <>


       Copyright © 2005 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