vtop!

vtop is a graphical command-line tool that uses unicode braille to chart CPU and memory usage. It can be easily extended.

Vtop is a free and open source activity monitor for the command line. It's written in node.js and can be easily extended. Why not check out the source code https://github.com/MrRio/vtop?
If you haven't already got Node.js, then download that http://nodejs.org
first, then run: sudo npm install g vtop This is pretty simple too.

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