Monitoring tools for *nix

There are many tools available on *nix for monitoring network traffic and system resources. Personally, I prefer ones with a bit of a graphical flavour; here are a couple of my favourites:

slurm
network monitoring

$ sudo apt-get install slurm
$ slurm -i eth0

slurm.png

htop
system resource monitoring

$ sudo apt-get install htop
$ htop

N.B. if running on OSX, you’ll need to use sudo htop

htop.png

 
0
Kudos
 
0
Kudos

Now read this

Bugs & Scrum

Bugs, those pesky errors that you didn’t foresee. As defined by Wikipedia, a bug is: … an error, flaw, failure or fault in a computer program or system that causes it to produce an incorrect or unexpected result, or to behave in... Continue →