12 TOP Command Examples in Linux

Ravi Saive

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34 Responses

  1. kiran varma says:


    Command to pause the job

    kill -s STOP pid number

    Command to resume the job

    kill -s CONT pid number

    Hope this should work.

  2. Himanshu says:

    How to see only the top running process in top command

  3. Its very helpful to me.. Thanks

  4. Wchen says:

    Hi Ravi;

    what’s the command key to temporary pause the big memory job, then how to restore the pause back to run mode?

  5. amit says:

    Hi Ravi,

    what is sleeping in top command. and what is its utilization.

    Amit rai

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