Linux.com: CLI Magic: Getting on Top of Things
Jan 11, 2005, 05:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Joe Barr)
"You have to take charge of things early in the year, or you
never will. But you can't really get on top of all things your
computer is doing while you're lounging in your Strata-GUI. So hop
down out of there for awhile and I'll show you how you can get on
top of things at the CLI. Better hurry, though, or your little
sister is going to learn it before you do.
"Top--the system utility of which I speak--has lots of secrets
to tell. Let's start with the basics. Just enter top at a command
line and see what it has to say..."