A beginner’s guide to my favorite linux system monitoring/troubleshooting tool: Glances. By the end of this video you’ll know the basics, and be able to quickly identify CPU, Memory, Disk/IO, and other issues on a machine.
Glances is a cross-platform curses-based command line monitoring tool writen in Python which use the psutil library to grab informations from the system. Glance monitoring CPU, Load Average, Memory, Network Interfaces, Disk I/O, Processesand File System spaces utilization. Glances can adapt dynamically the displayed information depending on the terminal siwrize. It can also work in a client/server mode for remote monitoring. Glances Features CPU Informations (user related applications, system core