Glances Alternatives for Linux

    There are many alternatives to Glances for Linux if you are looking for a replacement. The best Linux alternative is htop, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Glances and many of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Glances are GNOME System Monitor (Free, Open Source), Bashtop (Free, Open Source), BPYTOP (Free, Open Source) and vtop (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Aug 5, 2021

    1. htop is an interactive process viewer for Linux. It is a text-mode application (for console or X terminals) and requires ncurses. htop is an interactive top replacement that runs in the terminal.
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    2. System Monitor is a tool to manage running processes and monitor system resources.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Linux
      • BSD
      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.
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    3. Resource monitor that shows usage and stats for processor, memory, disks, network and processes. Python port of bashtop. Features: - Easy to use, with a game inspired menu system.
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    4. vtop is a graphical command-line tool that uses unicode braille to chart CPU and memory usage. It can be easily extended.


    5. psutil is a module providing an interface for retrieving information on all running processes and system utilization (CPU, memory, disks, network, users) in a portable way by using Python, implementing many functionalities offered by command line tools such as: ps, top, df...
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Another TUI graphical activity monitor, inspired by gtop and vtop, this time written in Go! Built with gopsutil, drawille-go, and my own fork of termui.
    6. Monitor your PC like never before!.

      Discontinued

      Last real update to the app was in January 2019, no new versions are planned.

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    7. Easy to use application for monitoring and controlling running processes. - Support for Linux, OpenBSD, NetBSD, FreeBSD and OpenSolaris. - Monitors the CPU and memory usage. - Tree view columns can be reordered. - View processes as a tree. - Display window icons/names.
    8. Linux process explorer, behaves the same as the windows process explorer from Mark Russinovich.
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