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Use top to monitor only all processes with the same name fragment 'foo'

Terminal - Use top to monitor only all processes with the same name fragment 'foo'
top -p $(pgrep -d , foo)
2012-06-27 20:59:09
User: michelsberg
Functions: top
15
Use top to monitor only all processes with the same name fragment 'foo'

top accecpts a comma separated list of PIDs.

Alternatives

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Terminal - Alternatives
top $(pgrep foo | sed 's|^|-p |g')
2012-06-14 15:13:00
User: michelsberg
Functions: sed top
5
pgrep foo

may return several pids for process foobar footy01 etc. like this:

11427

12576

12577

sed puts "-p " in front and we pass a list to top:

top -p 11427 -p 12576 -p 12577
top '-p' $(pgrep -d ' -p ' foo)
2012-06-27 18:32:03
User: __
Functions: top
3

Like command 10870, but no need for sed

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