atMonitor

Licence: Freeware
Version 2.7b | Release Date: 2011-08-19 | Download

not sure.

Btw, 2.1.5 is still available and is last to support PPC.

A nice advantage over Activity Monitor is the ability to change process priorities ("renice") and even suspend ("pause") them. Priority changes can be remembered and automatically re-applied on subsequent execution. It also has logging capability.

Version 2.1.5 | Release Date: 2010-08-20 | Download

- Always ping helper process, otherwise it would timeout and force atMonitor to quit prematurely.

Version 2.1.2 | Release Date: 2009-10-17 | Download

[bugfix] Add signal handler to helper process to improve robustness.

[bugfix] Do not use temperature sensors that report erroneous values.

Version 2.0.0 | Release Date: 2009-08-25 | Download

[feature] Added 3 new themes: "Pro", "Text" and "Compact" to the menu bar activity viewer in addition to the existing "Developer" theme.

[bugfix] More robust VRAM tracking.

Many more tweaks and bug fixes.

Version 1.60.0 | Release Date: 2009-08-10 | Download

[feature] Add integration with osx.iusethis.com:

  • TopWindow will fetch applications description
  • TopWindow shows whether there is an update available for applications
  • Clicking application's icon will open its home page if it exists

[feature] Added TopWindow toolbar.

[feature] Add preference to specify whether to display temperature in Celcius or Farenheit.

[bigfix] More robust atMonitorHelper.

Many other small bug fixes and improvements.

Version 1.50.1 | Release Date: 2009-07-13 | Download
  • Any process priority can be adjusted (renice).
  • User processes can be paused/unpaused.
  • Added "collapse" option to menu bar views.
  • Many other fixes and tweaks.
Version 1.17.0 | Release Date: 2009-07-02 | Download
  • Resizing of the menu bar views is now interactive.
  • Resizing and changing the layout of the floating window is now interactive.
  • Added pop up menus to the views in the menu bar and floating window. Right click brings up settings menu. Single click brings up detailed info.
  • Mini Top settings menu allows exclusion of applications from being monitored.
  • CPU detail menu shows uptime, processes and shortcuts to follow selected process in Top Window.
  • RAM detail menu shows memory usage and allows to "Purge Memory" (dev tools must be installed for this to work)
  • GPU detail menu shows active status of system GPUs, as well as the number of their contexts and surfaces.
  • FPS detail menu shows the number of buffer swaps and context switches.
  • Disk detail menu shows all mounted physical and network disks and allows to access them using menu shortcuts.
  • Network detail menu shows public, private and router IPs.
  • Many other fixes and tweaks.
Version 1.0.3 | Release Date: 2009-03-03 | Download
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