Glances an Eye on your system. A top/htop alternative for GNU/Linux, BSD, Mac OS and Windows operating systems. (by nicolargo)


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nicolargo/glances is an open source project licensed under GNU Lesser General Public License v3.0 only which is an OSI approved license.

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NOTE: The number of mentions on this list indicates mentions on common posts. Hence, a higher number means a better glances alternative or higher similarity.


Posts where glances has been mentioned. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects - the last one was on 2021-04-06.
  • Random freezing on 21.04 | 2021-04-27
    I'd leave an activity monitor like Glances, Netdata, or just plain system monitor open.
  •,, | 2021-04-23
  • I made a terminal utility to monitor some system stats. Was wondering if you guys know of anything better or if I should continue dev work on it since we need it? | 2021-04-06
    Glances - My go to, this one is light and quite amazing.
  • How do I optimize my performance on Linux; experiencing occasional slowness?
    you can use glances which makes it easier to monitor your system resources to see what is causing the bottleneck
  • Lubuntu 20.04 LTS on Older 1GB Ram & C2D Hardware | 2021-03-10
  • What are some super important or useful commands/utilities?
    For system info you could also check out glances, you can do a whole lot of cool stuff with this software.
  • Using OBS to stream my pc to my phone ( simple ping as example, but this can be anything from servers to movies ). Quite useful.
    Great idea! I’m going to try this with a system monitoring tool like glances.
  • This CLI Tools for Monitoring like a Pro with Glances, Ctop, LazyDocker and Ncdu | 2021-02-06
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  • nicolargo/glances - Glances an Eye on your system. A top/htop alternative for GNU/Linux, BSD, Mac OS and Windows operating systems.
  • Best utility to monitor hardware resources (as close to windows task manager) | 2020-12-26