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How to show the actual username instead of nobody in Linux?

I'm trying to find the memory usage for each account on my VPS. I use the "top" command to achieve that but the problem is that it is not showing the actual username for each account. I have four ...
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Is there any way to convert a putty “All session output” log, with control characters, to a more human readable “Printable output” log?

We had a contractor in-house to help with some configuration of a product and we're trying to look through the putty logs he set up for us, but instead of using "printable output" he used "all session ...
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changing colors of files/dirs in linux ls

I use putty with a black background and was wondering if there was or is a way to change the colors of the dirs which are dark blue. i noticed DIR_COLORS.xterm and DIR_COLORS do they play this role? ...
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PSCP using domain user

I use PSCP command line between two server but I have the following problem : I have a windows box in a domain and how do I write the command line with domain user ? pscp.exe file.txt ...
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Weird symbols always appearing in command line (putty / zsh)

I've had this problem for a while and I hope it's a pretty easy fix: In various places, I'll see weird symbols appearing in the command line. Such as 'รข'. It seems like it's replacing some other ...
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SSH running two commands at once?

So I want to run Apache benchmark but while it's running, I need to run htop to see the memory and CPU usage. How can I do that? Putty (My ssh client) won't let me type in a command until ab is done ...