Running top on system console without being logged on
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Tue Jan 4 14:01:46 PST 2005
Anthony Atkielski <atkielski.anthony at wanadoo.fr> writes:
> I'd like to run top on the system console to keep an eye on the system,
> but I'd prefer not to have the console logged on to do so. Is there an
> elegant way to do this?
/etc/ttys is the usual way. I can't seem to get it working quickly, though.
> Also, is there a way to send input to stdin of the top process even
> after I've started and detached it (in order to redraw the screen or to
> give top a command, etc.)?
That would be harder.
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