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Linux in a Nutshell

This directory of Linux commands is from Linux in a Nutshell, 5th Edition.

Click on any of the 687 commands below to get a description and list of available options. All links in the command summaries point to the online version of the book on Safari Bookshelf.

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tload [options] [tty]

Display system load average in graph format. If tty is specified, print it to that terminal.


-d delay

Specify the delay, in seconds, between updates.

-s scale

Specify scale (number of characters between each graph tick). A smaller number results in a larger scale.


Print version information and exit.

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