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I am on an ubuntu server, so I only have SSH terminal.

I would like to monitor how much memory and CPU something like

Jruby test.rb

is using.

Is it possible to monitor how much bandwith a process consumes? for example

rtorrent test.torrent
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You might want to add "linux" as a tag, as this is not at all Ubuntu specific or server specific. – Ronald Pottol Oct 13 '09 at 0:34
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For starters.

procinfo -D

ps -ef | grep test.rb
will give some info too.

Yes, there are bandwidth monitors out there, iotop for one. is always a decent starting point.

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+1 for the Rosetta Stone for Unix ! – sebthebert Oct 13 '09 at 21:03

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