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Versatile tool for generating system resource statistics. More information:

  • Display CPU, disk, net, paging and system statistics:


  • Display statistics every 5 seconds and 4 updates only:

dstat {{5}} {{4}}

  • Display CPU and memory statistics only:

dstat --cpu --mem

  • List all available dstat plugins:

dstat --list

  • Display the process using the most memory and most CPU:

dstat --top-mem --top-cpu

  • Display battery percentage and remaining battery time:

dstat --battery --battery-remain