FreeBSD htop

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FreeBSD htop

Finally htop released on FreeBSD!

It took 10 releases of the FreeBSD to get htop. Htop is a very useful utility that I was missing in FreeBSD. So, good news, htop is now available from the FreeBSD ports collection or packages(pkg). The installation of the htop is very easy.

Installation FreeBSD htop takes several simple steps.

1. Load kernel module:

2. Enable linux module at startup:

3. Install linux emulatior:
using pkg:

or using ports collection:

4. Add mount point to fstab:

5. Mount linproc

6. Install htop using pkg:

or htop from ports collection:

Finally you can see on your FreeBSD htop: