Nethogs

Category: Linux

Linux console tool for monitoring bandwidth use by process

In the office a while back the network became very slow and there was a (lighthearted) witch hunt to find the offending host. Times like this mean you want to rule out the possibility of an application on your own machine that has gone rogue and is maxing out the available bandwidth.

Nethogs is an Ncurses UI to monitor up / down network usage by process, an essential tool to have available for a linux user.

 

Wednesday April 30, 2014

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