uppers - gives system load averages forever


  uppers [options]


uppers perpetually give some system statistics, sleeping briefly between each report. By default, only the system load averages (as reported by uptime) will be printed. If the -verbose output is given, the full uptime output will be printed.

This script is making use of the uptime command; it can easily be replaced by entering commands directly in a shell. However, uppers provides a fast short-cut to this functionality since it is more quickly invoked than typing in the shell commands each time it is wanted.


uppers takes the following options:


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