What is htop?
htop is an interactive system-monitor process-viewer and process-manager. It is designed as an alternative to the Unix program top. It shows a frequently updated list of the processes running on a computer, normally ordered by the amount of CPU usage.
there is a tool call top on Linux which also the same as htop, but with some visual enhancement. If you type top you will found details of above screenshot but with a ugly format. But htop is just something very user interactive.
All Resource :
Git Repo: https://github.com/hishamhm/htop
Official Website: http://hisham.hm/htop/
All Release Link: http://hisham.hm/htop/releases
How to install it :
Method 1 :
sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install htop
htop, an interactive process viewer. It requires
sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install build-essential sudo apt-get install libncurses5-dev libncursesw5-dev wget https://hisham.hm/htop/releases/2.2.0/htop-2.2.0.tar.gz tar xvfvz htop-2.2.0.tar.gz cd htop-2.2.2 ./configure make make install