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Remote server monitoring tool over plain SSH.

Project description


sshtop connect over SSH to a remote system and displays system metrics (CPU load averages, memory, disks, network interfaces) by running simple Unix commands.

Only Linux systems can be monitored at this moment.


Install using pip:

$ pip install sshtop


$ sshtop host [-k PRIVATE_KEY_FILE] [-p PASSWORD]

If a valid PEM-formatted keyfile has not been supplied, sshtop will automatically search for a valid key through an SSH agent.


Copyright (c) 2019 by Kamil Marut.

sshtop is under the terms of the MIT License, following all clarifications stated in the license file.

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