Identifying process using network?

Ric Moore wayward4now at
Thu Sep 23 21:34:45 BST 2010

On Thu, 2010-09-23 at 10:45 -0600, D. R. Evans wrote:
> Wes Hardin said the following at 09/23/2010 10:38 AM :
> >> How can I determine which process is using the network interface to send so
> >> much traffic?
> > 
> > I think I would recommend a combination of iftop and netstat.  Iftop can give 
> > you the amount of traffic (T to toggle cumulative) and its source and 
> > destination.  Armed with that, you can use netstat with the -p option to put 
> > that with a PID.
> Excellent. Thank you.

I'm impressed! I just installed iftop and have it working away...
thanks. Ric

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