WMCPULOAD(1) General Commands Manual WMCPULOAD(1)
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-
This program follows the usual GNU command line syntax, with long options starting with two dashes (`-'). A summary of options is included
-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)
-p, --ignore-proc <name><...>
ignore all processes specified by command name
WMCPULoad was written by Seiichi SATO <email@example.com>.
This manual page was written by Gordon Fraser <firstname.lastname@example.org>, for the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).
June 30, 2001 WMCPULOAD(1)