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Understand Linux htop Visually

If you want to know exactly what’s going on in your Linux system, some of you might reach for top. For the  connoisseur of system monitors, nothing less than htop will do. Not familiar with htop? [Ahsen Saeed] did a beautiful job of doing it graphically.

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POV Tops Hobbyist Abilities

Sometimes a beautiful project is worth writing on that merit alone, but when it functions as designed,someone takes the time to create a thorough and beautiful landing page for their project, we get weak in the knees. We feel the need to grab the internet and point our finger for everyone to see. This is one of those projects that checks all our boxes. [Nathan Petersen] made a POV toy top called Razzler, jumping through every prototyping hoop along the way. The documentation he kept is what captured our hearts.

The project is a spinning top with an integrated persistence-of-vision …read more

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