System Monitor

June 2, 2004 / Linux Unix QNX

no, not GKrellM or similar non-minimalistic stuff like that

for the longest time, I wanted something like Coolmon or Samurize on Linux nothing but pure text

maybe it’s because I never searched enough or the fact that there’s nobody out there who wants the same as me

to me, stuff like GKrellM is plain ugly I hate having lotta stuff on my screen basically

I ended up just downloading source for gnu tools like “free”, “top”, etc and did a bunch of copy & paste to get what I named “sysmon”.

it looks like this:

nice, simple, minimal that’s what I like.