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How to install Gtop on Ubuntu

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#1 NickAu


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Posted 11 January 2018 - 03:52 PM





Gtop is a system monitoring tool which reads information about processes and the states of the system in dynamic mode.


Pre - Requisite



  - npm


Node.js is a platform built on Chrome's JavaScript runtime for easily building fast, scalable network applications.


npm short for Node Package Manager is an online repository for the publishing of open-source Node.js projects.


Installation procedure


To start the installation procedure, install the Node.js legacy package by running the following command.

sudo apt-get install nodejs-legacy

Once the node.js legacy package is installed. Next install the npm package in the target system by executing the following command.

sudo apt-get install npm

Install the gtop by executing the following command.

sudo npm install gtop -g

Now type gtop in terminal

Edited by NickAu, 11 January 2018 - 04:01 PM.

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