Methods to Install mytop – top clone for MySQL

Started by Sudhakar, Nov 09, 2009, 01:25 AM

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What is mytop?
mytop is a console-based (non-gui) tool for monitoring the threads and overall performance of a MySQL 3.22.x, 3.23.x, and 4.x server. It runs on most Unix systems (including Mac OS X) which have Perl, DBI, and Term::ReadKey installed.

You will find more details on the homepage at

How to install

1. Download mytop

w get

2. Extract and change directory

tar -zxvf mytop-1.6.tar.gz
cd mytop-1.6

3. Install mytop

perl Makefile.PL
make install

4. Run mytop


You can find additional information about mytop configuration at: