RTKITCTL(8) System Manager's Manual RTKITCTL(8)

rtkitctl - Realtime Policy and Watchdog daemon control

rtkitctl [options]

RealtimeKit 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.
Show version.
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 <lennart@poettering.net>.
July 1, 2009