Making snapshots of the process table shown by the TOP command

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Submitted by till (Contact Author) (Forums) on Mon, 2006-08-07 17:29. :: Shell

To make a snapshot of the current process table, use the following command:

top -n 1 -b > /tmp/processtable.txt

You can now view the textfile with any text editor, e.g. pico or vi.


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