childprocess-queue1.0.2 • Public • Published
childprocess module freely while limiting the amount of concurrent processes
- Limit how many processes are running at the same time. Additional processes will be queued.
execFilewith the usual signature, with exception of returning an id and not a
- Add an
onCreatecallback to the
optionsthat you pass, to get a notification when the process was created. One argument will be passed back, containing the
newQueueto receive a separate queue that you can use like the main
setMaxProcessesto set the maximum concurrent processes.
getMaxProcessesto get the maximum concurrent processes (defaults to 5).
getCurrentProcessCountto get the number of currently running processes.
getCurrentProcessesto get an array of the currently running processes.
getCurrentQueueSizeto get the number of processes waiting in the queue.
removeFromQueuewith an id to remove a pending process from the queue.
npm install --save childprocess-queue
If you have anything to contribute, or functionality that you lack - you are more than welcome to participate in this! If anyone wishes to contribute unit tests - that also would be great :-)
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