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A task manager written in Python

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# ptop

An awesome task manager written in python. A more awesome top like thing in your terminal !


> Inspired by [vtop](

## Some Screenshots

<img src="" alt="ptop usage 01"/>
<img src="" alt="ptop usage 02" />

## Installation

`ptop` is compaible with both Python2.x and Python3.x and is tested on Linux and MaxOSx (should be invoked as root) environments.

$ pip install ptop


$ git clone
$ cd ptop/
$ pip install -r requirements.txt # install requirements
$ sudo python install

## Upgrading ptop

The latest version is 1.0. Older versions of `ptop` can be updated using:
$ pip install --upgrade ptop

## Usage

$ ptop

$ ptop -t <theme> # custom theme

$ ptop -csrt 500 # custom refresh time for cpu stats

$ ptop -h # help

## Features

- Killing a process :heavy_check_mark:
- Showing system ports and files used by a process :heavy_check_mark:
- Network Monitor :heavy_check_mark:
- Process search :heavy_check_mark:
- Sorting on the basis of process lifetime and memory used :heavy_check_mark:
- Responsiveness with terminal :heavy_check_mark:
- Custom refresh times for different stats like memory info, process info etc :heavy_check_mark:
- Rolling version updates :heavy_check_mark:

For suggesting new features please add to this [issue](

## Supported themes

- `colorful`
- `elegant`
- `simple`
- `dark`
- `light`

## Developing ptop

$ git clone
$ cd ptop
$ pip install -r requirements.txt
$ python develop
**Note :** ptop will create a log file called `.ptop.log` in the home directory of the user.

## Contributions Guide

- Pull requests are awesome and always welcome. Please use the [issue tracker]( to report any bugs.
- For starters, we have filtered some [newbie issues](
- Feel free to shoot your queries at the ptop [gitter]( channel.

## Main modules :

- `ptop.core` : Defines a basic `Plugin` class that other plugins in the `ptop.plugins` inherit.
- `ptop.interfaces` : The interface to the ptop built using npyscreen.
- `ptop.plugins` : This module contains all the plugin sensors supported i.e `Disk Sensor`,`Memory Sensor`,`Process Sensor`, etc. ( Any new plugin should be added here).
- `ptop.statistics` : Generate continuous statistics using background thread jobs by locating plugins in the plugins directory.
- `ptop.utils` : Custom thread classes.

## Main Dependencies

- [npyscreen](
- [psutil](
- [drawille](

## Contributors

* **[vinusankars](**
* **[Deepak Narayanan](**
* **[Smeet Vora](**
* **[Santiago Castro](**
* **[Yu-Jie Lin](**

For details please check [](

## License

MIT © [Ankush Sharma](

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