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How to Install htop on CentOS Linux Server via SSH (RHEL)

To install htop, a command line “interactive process viewer” for Linux that is much like the top utility, follow the steps below: Log in to your server via SSH. Run the following command by copying and pasting the entire command into 1 entry in the terminal: wget http://packages.sw.be/rpmforge-release/rpmforge-release-0.5.2-2.el5.rf.x86_64.rpm;rpm -Uhv rpmforge-release*.rf.x86_64.rpm;yum install -y htop via RedArray Knowledgebase: How to Install […]

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How to Install iftop on Linux Dedicated Server w/ CentOS, RHEL, or Fedora

If you would like to view more information about your server’s network activity, iftop is a very useful utility. The iftop utility listens on a selected system interface (like eth0), and displays all incoming/outgoing connections, as well as transfer rate, and destination/source hostname (or IP address). To install iftop on a Linux server, access the server via SSH, […]

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