This is a reimplementation of ps and top for Linux systems.

⚠ I don't use this program any more, do not expect updates. ⚠

General Features

nps features

nps-top features


nps-top with default settings:

nps-top displaying proportional memory usage and IO.

Editing the format string and displaying help:

Download And Documentation

nps_0.1_i386.deb deb file for 32-bit Debian wheezy
nps_0.1_amd64.deb deb file for 64-bit Debian wheezy
nps-0.1.tar.gz Source code (see for further instructions) Source code with history
nps(1) Manual page for nps
nps-top(1) Manual page for nps-top

With a git tree:

git clone git://
cd nps
sudo make install
man nps
man nps-top

You will need ncurses, which your Linux distribution probably has already.


Copyright © 2011-2013 Richard Kettlewell

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software Foundation, Inc., 59 Temple Place, Suite 330, Boston, MA 02111-1307 USA

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