lsof Alternatives for Linux
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. The available columns are: PID, STATE, PPID, PGRP, SESSION, TTY_NR, TPGID, MINFLT...
- - htop is the most popular Mac & Linux alternative to lsof.
- - htop is the most popular Open Source & free alternative to lsof.
Comments about htop as a Alternative to lsof
lsof ==> ls (list) of (open files) top/htop show processes which may or not have files associated0
vtop is a graphical command-line tool that uses unicode braille to chart CPU and memory usage. It can be easily extended.
Comments about vtop as a Alternative to lsof
lsof ==> list open files vtop display running processes0
Sysdig is open source, system-level exploration: capture system state and activity from a running Linux instance, then save, filter and analyze. Think of it as strace + tcpdump + lsof + awesome sauce.
Top-like interface for container metrics. ctop provides a concise and condensed overview of real-time metrics for multiple containers as well as a single container view for inspecting a specific container.
Glsof is two separate utilities (Queries & FileMonitor) to the command line utility Lsof by Vic Abell. Both applications are written in Java. Another fundamental requirement is the command line Lsof that has to be installed on your system.
Comments about Glsof as a Alternative to lsof
GUI companion to lsof, not so much an alternative this is Java code that gives some interaction to an otherwise pretty basic command showing open files "lsof"0