Ubuntu

Processes listing should give indication that it is updating

Reported by Paul Sladen on 2006-11-09
2
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Gnome System Monitor
Confirmed
Wishlist
gnome-system-monitor (Ubuntu)
Wishlist
Ubuntu Desktop Bugs

Bug Description

When viewing a fairly consistent/static Process list in the GNOME System Monitor it is hard to know that the list is actually being updated in real-time at ~1Hz.

System Monitor should give some indication that the date is updating. On the command line, 'top' achieves the 'throbber' effect by showing the current time (HH:mm:ss) and uptime. 'watch' achieves this effect by showing the current date and time.

Both tools also show the update-frequency; perhaps this could be shown as a combo-box.

Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

Thank you for your bug. I've forwarded that request upstream: http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=382201

Changed in gnome-system-monitor:
assignee: nobody → desktop-bugs
importance: Undecided → Wishlist
status: Unconfirmed → Confirmed
Changed in gnome-system-monitor:
status: Unknown → Unconfirmed
Changed in gnome-system-monitor:
status: Unconfirmed → Confirmed
Changed in gnome-system-monitor:
status: Confirmed → Triaged
Changed in gnome-system-monitor:
importance: Unknown → Wishlist
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