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Re: A "top" question

On Sat, Jan 22, 2005 at 05:51:55PM +0200, andras.lorincz@gmail.com wrote:
> I want to use top to see processes, but I cannot figure out how to browse all 
> the processes, those that don't fit on the screen. I set the number of 
> processes displayed with the n command hoping that then I can somehow walk 
> through the processes but I didn't find out how. Can someone advise me?
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Hi Andras,

as mentioned in another post I'd use ps, combined with watch, 
somehow like:

watch -n 1 ps -u andras

Naturally you can build your customized pipe as an argument to watch.

Personally, I keep using very much 'top -i' 
(from man: -i : Idle Processes toggle)

Good luck,


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