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Cant change niceness even after editing limits.conf

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How do priorities work on ubuntu's 12.04 system monitor?

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When using kubuntu I noticed that the standard task manager/system monitor was a bit more capable than gnome-system-monitor, is there a more advanced system/task monitor for ubuntu that is based on ...