top(1) annoyances

Samuel J. Greear sjg at
Thu Sep 23 13:15:38 PDT 2010

2010/9/23 Max Herrgård <herrgard at>:
> On Thu, Sep 23, 2010 at 9:52 PM, Chris Turner
> <c.turner at> wrote:
>> top's "this terminal can only display N processes"
>> gets on my nerves.
>> I've nuked this code on my local system.
>> consensus - should I apply to tree?
> Oh. That would be nice, I've been upset with that message too.
> Max

Personally, it doesn't bother me, not sure what the big deal is.
Wouldn't mind seeing it fill the terminal and display more than the
maximum of 26? processes if it can, though.


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