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Linux Forums: Using Top More Efficiently

Mar 29, 2006, 05:30 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Mulyadi Santosa)

[ Thanks to Mark for this link. ]

"For desktop users, monitoring resource usage is an important task. By doing this, we can locate system bottleneck, planning what to do to optimize our system, identifying memory leak and so on. The problem is, which software one should use and how to use it according to our need.

"Among many monitoring tools that available, most people use 'top' (a part of procps package)..."

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