TLDR
Enter a command. For example: guile, openttd, pip, play, fdroidcl.

timeout

 
Run a command with a time limit. More information: https://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/timeout.
 
  • Run sleep 10 and terminate it, if it runs for more than 3 seconds:
     
    timeout {{3s}} {{sleep 10}}
     
  • Specify the signal to be sent to the command after the time limit expires. (By default, TERM is sent):
     
    timeout --signal {{INT}} {{5s}} {{sleep 10}}

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