Do you have bash and do you want a damn pretty good
top command without installing a bunch of dependencies, stop searching you’ve found
Easy installation, it’s just a single script, you can clone (or download) it from its page in Github:
git clone https://github.com/aristocratos/bashtop.git cd bashtop sudo make install
Alternatively if you are in Ubuntu you can add its repository and installer (my preferred method to receive updates):
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:bashtop-monitor/bashtop sudo apt update sudo apt install bashtop
Just run it from command line:
You can see several zones on screen with:
- CPU load.
- Memory usage.
- Disk partitions.
- Network activity.
- Processes list.
q to exit, you can also browse the processes and change a lot of options (press
h for help).
Other screenshot from the author: