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byobu-ugraph - helper script for notification history graphs

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NAME

byobu-ugraph - helper script for notification history graphs
 

DESCRIPTION

byobu-ugraph is a helper script that can be used to create history graphs
 

USAGE

byobu-ugraph [options] [command [args...]]
 

OPTIONS


-f <file> : File to read data points from. (only required if no command specified).
-h : Show this help.
-m <num> : Minimum value (default=$min_default).
-n : Supress output of newline character.
-p <points> : Specify number of data points in graph (default=$points_default).
-r : Do not rotate file <file> (default is to rotate). Option implies file <file> should not be written to so a command cannot follow script options in this case.
-t <theme> : 'byobu-ulevel' theme to use (default=$theme_default).
-x <num> : Maximum value (default=$max_default).
 

EXAMPLES

Using byobu-ugraph to run a command, rotate log and display graph.
 
Here we specify a command to display available memory. Trailing echo adds a required newline Note no filename specified.
 

byobu-ugraph "(/usr/lib/byobu/mem_used | sed -e 's/% //g';echo)"
 
Using byobu-ugraph just to rotate log and display the graph
 

file=/tmp/load.dat
awk '{ print $1}' /proc/loadavg >> $file
# Note: we need to specify what we consider to be a "reasonable" maximum load
byobu-ugraph -m 3.0 -f $file
 

NOTES

If you specify 'command', care must be taken with shell quoting to avoid expansion prior to this script running the command.
 
If '-r' is not specified, the file <file> will be rotated such that at most <points> lines are retained on each invocation of this script.
 

SEE ALSO

byobu(1)
 
http://byobu.org
 

AUTHOR

This utility was written by James Hunt <james.hunt@canonical.com>, and this manpage was written by Dustin Kirkland <kirkland@byobu.org> for Ubuntu systems (but may be used by others). Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document and the utility under the terms of the GNU General Public License, Version 3 published by the Free Software Foundation.
 
The complete text of the GNU General Public License can be found in /usr/share/common-licenses/GPL on Debian/Ubuntu systems, or in /usr/share/doc/fedora-release-*/GPL on Fedora systems, or on the web at http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl.txt.
16 Dec 2013 byobu