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backgrounder.pl

Backgrounder.pl takes a list of programs and starts them simultaneously in the background. Only a certain number of child processes are allowed to run simultaneously, the start of the other programs is delayed until one of the running processes has finished.

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2002-01-121.52kPerl script
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2002-01-12: back­grounder.pl
v1.5: removed warning with Perl 5.6

2001-09-03: back­grounder.pl
new: A tool to start multiple programs in the background.