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    How can I change the priority of a new process, how do i know a process is new or old in the scheduler.

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    look at the command "renice" for changing an existing process priority or "nice" for runnning a new process at a differnt priority. Note that postive numbers lower the priority (after all a positive number is more nice to other processes.)

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