toothandnail has packaged the latest version of htop for VL 5.9.
Package Size: 53K
Installed Size: 160K
htop: htop (an interactive process viewer)
htop: htop is an interactive process viewer like top. It displays system
htop: processes, and allows them to be killed or reniced. Unlike top, it
htop: is capable of killing multiple processes at once.
htop: License: GPL
htop: Authors: Hisham H. Muhammad
htop: Website: http://htop.sourceforge.net/
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