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Install latest/stable of bashtop

Ubuntu 16.04 or later?

Make sure snap support is enabled in your Desktop store.

Install using the command line

sudo snap install bashtop

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Resource monitor that shows usage and stats for processor, memory, disks, network and processes

Resource monitor that shows usage and stats for processor, memory, disks, network and processes.

  • Easy to use, with a game inspired menu system.
  • Fast and "mostly" responsive UI with UP, DOWN keys process selection.
  • Function for showing detailed stats for selected process.
  • Ability to filter processes.
  • Easy switching between sorting options.
  • Send SIGTERM, SIGKILL, SIGINT to selected process.
  • UI menu for changing all config file options.
  • Auto scaling graph for network usage.
  • Shows message in menu if new version is available
  • Shows current read and write speeds for disks
  • Multiple data collection methods which can be switched if running on Linux

Once installed, run the following commands so the snap will function as intended:

sudo snap connect bashtop:mount-observe

sudo snap connect bashtop:network-control

sudo snap connect bashtop:hardware-observe

sudo snap connect bashtop:system-observe

sudo snap connect bashtop:process-control

Make changes to the configuration and add themes:


To run, just type: bashtop

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Last updated
26 February 2021

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