Most of us know top
, but do you know saidar ?Saidar can be used to monitor and display system statistics including CPU, processes, load, memory,swap, network I/O and disks I/O along with their free space. I have installed this little gem on Fedora Core 6 like below:
$ su$ <password># yum install libstatgrab....# yum install libstatgrab-devel....# yum install libstatgrab-examples....yum install statgrab-tools....#exit
Now to use it just type 'saidar' in the console (as user is OK, no need to be su'd) which still might be open:
You'll see the below in the console :http://www.debianhelp.co.uk/saidar.htm
My own set up looks like this when invoked :
You can stop saidar with CTRL + C.