nmon Alternatives for Linux

    There are many alternatives to nmon 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 10 alternatives to nmon and nine of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to nmon are Glances (Free, Open Source), GNOME System Monitor (Free, Open Source), vtop (Free, Open Source) and psutil (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jul 28, 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. Glances is a cross-platform monitoring tool which aims to present a large amount of monitoring information through a curses or Web based interface. The information dynamically adapts depending on the size of the user interface.
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    3. System Monitor is a tool to manage running processes and monitor system resources.
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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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    6. System monitoring dashboard for terminal.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      An advanced interactive monitor for Linux-systems to view the load on system-level and process-level.
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    7. libstatgrab is a library that provides cross platform access to statistics about the system on which it's run. It's written in C and presents a selection of useful interfaces which can be used to access key system statistics.
    8. iptraf-ng is a fork of original iptraf-3.0.0. IPTraf-ng is a console-based network monitoring utility.
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