How to Run Top in Batch Mode

Top is a handy little tool that allows you to view frequently updated information about your Linux server from load average to free memory. By default, top refreshes every three seconds, giving you near real-time monitoring of CPU and memory usage, top running processes, and more.
Normally, you need to run top from the console, […]

How to Create Batches of New Users

When you deploy a new dedicated server, you sometimes need to migrate your users from an old system.  While it is perfectly reasonable to manually add Linux users when there are only a few, adding a large number can be exhausting and time consuming.  Fortunately, the “newusers” command gives you the ability to add multiple […]