parrot_timeout(1)

NAME

parrot_timeout - changes or resets the master timeout for the current parrot session

SYNOPSIS

parrot_timeout <time>

DESCRIPTION

parrot_timeout changes the master timeout for the current parrot session to <time>. If <time> was not given, it resets it to the default value (5 minutes if an interactive session or 1 hour for a non-interactive session).

OPTIONS

parrot_timeout has no options.

EXIT STATUS

On success, returns zero. On failure, returns non-zero.

EXAMPLES

To change the master timeout to 5 hours:
% parrot_run tcsh
% parrot_timeout 5h
% ./my_executable
% exit
To change it to 30 seconds for one program and then reset it to the default value
% parrot_run tcsh
% parrot_timeout 40m
% ./my_executable
% parrot_timeout
% ./my_second_executable
% exit

COPYRIGHT

The Cooperative Computing Tools are Copyright (C) 2003-2004 Douglas Thain and Copyright (C) 2005-2015 The University of Notre Dame. This software is distributed under the GNU General Public License. See the file COPYING for details.

SEE ALSO


CCTools 6.0.0 from source released on