wmcpuload − A dockapp to display CPU usage
This manual page documents briefly the wmcpuload command. This manual page was written for the Debian GNU/Linux distribution.
WMCPULoad is a dockapp that is supported by X window managers such as Window Maker, AfterStep, BlackBox, and Enlightenment. It displays the current CPU usage, expressed as a percentile and a chart, and has an LCD look-alike user interface. The back-light may be turned on/off by clicking the mouse button over the application. If the CPU usage hits a certain threshold, an alarm-mode will alert you by turning on back-light.
follows the usual GNU command line syntax, with long options
starting with two dashes (’−’). A summary
of options is included below.
−d, −−display <string>
Attempt to open a window on the named X display. In the absence of this option, the display specified by the DISPLAY environment variable is used.
−t, −−title <string>
specify title name
turn on back-light.
−lc, −−light-color <color>
back-light color (rgb:6E/C6/3B is default)
−i, −−interval <number>
number of secs between updates (1 is default)
−c, −−cpu <number> (GNU/Linux / IRIX)
CPU number to monitor (Counting starts with 0).
−n, −−ignore−nice (GNU/Linux / FreeBSD / OpenBSD / NetBSD)
ignore a nice value
show help text and exit
show program version and exit
run the application in windowed mode
run the application in windowed mode with background panel
activate broken window manager fix
−a, −−alarm <percentage>
activate alarm mode. <percentage> is threshold of percentage from 0 to 100.(90 is default)
WMCPULoad was written by Seiichi SATO <ssato [AT] sh.jp>.
This manual page was written by Gordon Fraser <gordon [AT] freakzone.net>, for the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).