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Posted mer. 09 octobre 2013

Tip of the week 25

Glances an eye on your system

Are you tired to use top/free/fdisk, and other tools to show your system health ? So Glances is for you. It provides many system informations (process, CPU, network, etc) in your terminal

The easiest way to install it is to use pip (python package manager), you can install pip with your favorite package manager then install glances

natjohan# yum install python-pip
natjohan# pip install glances

To launch it :

natjohan# glances

It's just a must have tool on your hosts !

Go further

Official repo on github
the creator blog (in french)

All credits for Nicolargo and the official documentation of Glances

Category: ToTW
Tags: linux glances monitoring