Monitor System Resources in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

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http://ubuntuguide.net – This tutorial shows how to monitor your Ubuntu system resources such as usage of processor, memory, network, hard disk and also cpu/motherboard temperature, cpu fan speed. There’s a good system load indicator for Ubuntu monitoring cpu usage, cache, memory, network, etc. And psensor is a gtk+ application monitoring temperatures and fan speeds. 1. Install system load indicator Open up a terminal (Ctrl+Alt+T) and install it from ppa:indicator-multiload/stable-daily. You can use graphical way adding ppa sudo add-apt-repository ppa:indicator-multiload/stable-daily sudo apt-get update sudo apt (HowTos)