Provide "nice-ness" to the current thread and/or query the current value.


Attribute Description Required
currentpriority name of the property whose value should be set to the current "nice-ness" level. No
newpriority value to which the "nice-ness" level should be set. Must be a valid Java Thread priority. No


<nice newpriority="10"/>

Set the Thread priority to 10 (highest).

<nice currentpriority="priority"/>

Store the current Thread priority in the user property priority.

<nice currentpriority="currentpriority" newpriority="1"/>

Set the current Thread priority to 1 (lowest), storing the original priority in the user property currentpriority. This can be used to set the priority back to its original value later.