SysWatch v1.5.1
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    SysWatch is a CGI to display current information about your UNIX system. It can display drive partitions, drive use, as well as resource hogs, and what current users are doing. It is quite customizable.


  • 08/23/2001: Released v1.5.1 with support for OpenBSD and configurable table widths. Still working on 2.0. It'll be out one of these days or when I'm finished... whichever comes sooner. :)
  • 02/10/2001: Working on a total rewrite for v2.0. Should be out sometime this year. In the meantime check out my new website called InTune. You can visit it by going here:
  • 12/06/2000: 1.5 released. See the list of changes.
  • 12/06/2000: We've reached the 10,000 download mark! To celebrate look for a new release later today. :)
  • 11/15/2000: Refresh automagically, chage colors, and look prettier all in SysWatch 1.4.5!
  • 10/27/2000: Squashed a couple more problems under solaris. Changed a font and fixed a problem with the tail command, all this and more in the all new SysWatch v1.4.4!
  • 10/25/2000 : Fixed a couple bugs, cleaned up the code a little more and pushed out v.1.4.3.
  • 10/23/2000: Made a new release with HP-UX support (I think) and a big code cleanup.
  • 10/12/2000: Got everything back together and made a new announcement on Freshmeat. Planning on doing at least a code clean up soon which may turn into a rewrite. Look for a new version soon!


Real World Uses:

    Are you a user of this script? If so e-mail me to get your link here!

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    Tested systems:
    • FreeBSD 2.2.7, 2.2.8, 3.1, 3.2, 4.x?
    • BSDi (BSD/OS) 3.1
    • NetBSD 1.4
    • Red Hat Linux
    • Slackware Linux
    • Debian Linux
    • Caldera Linux
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    You can see the archives by going here.

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