The bottom is a tool that allows to monitor system resources and running processes via command line. This tool shows CPU, RAM, disk, network usage, and more.
This tutorial shows how to install and use bottom command on Raspberry Pi.
Connect to Raspberry Pi via SSH. Download latest
tar.gz file from releases page of the
wget -qO bottom.tar.gz https://github.com/ClementTsang/bottom/releases/latest/download/bottom_armv7-unknown-linux-gnueabihf.tar.gz
btm file from
sudo tar xf bottom.tar.gz -C /usr/local/bin btm
btm command will be available for all users as a system-wide command.
We can check
tar.gz file is no longer necessary, remove it:
rm -rf bottom.tar.gz
We can run
bottom by simply executing:
bottom, press CTRL+C.
If you decided to completely remove
bottom, run the following command:
sudo rm -rf /usr/local/bin/btm
You can also remove configuration directory:
rm -rf ~/.config/bottom