nethogs - Net top tool grouping bandwidth per process

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name nethogs
Package version 0.8.0
Package release 1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 103 B
Download size 27.62 KB
Official Mirror
NetHogs is a small 'net top' tool. Instead of breaking the traffic down per
protocol or per subnet, like most tools do, it groups bandwidth by process.
NetHogs does not rely on a special kernel module to be loaded.


Package Version Architecture Repository
nethogs_0.8.0-1_i386.deb 0.8.0 i386 Ubuntu Universe
nethogs - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libgcc1 >= 1:4.1.1
libncurses5 >= 5.5-5~
libpcap0.8 >= 0.9.8
libstdc++6 >= 4.1.1
libtinfo5 -


Type URL
Binary Package nethogs_0.8.0-1_amd64.deb
Source Package nethogs

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install nethogs deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install nethogs




2011-08-27 - Bart Martens <>
nethogs (0.8.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Switch to dpkg-source 3.0 (quilt) format.
* New upstream release.  Closes: #635977.
* debian/patches/01_gcc44.diff: Removed.
* debian/patches/03_sbin.diff: Removed.
* debian/patches/04_makefile.diff: Moved existing change to this patch.
* debian/README.Debian-source: Removed.
2009-09-27 - Bart Martens <>
nethogs (0.7.0-3) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/patches/02_geteuid.diff: Added.  Use geteuid.  Closes: #548093.
* debian/patches/03_sbin.diff: Added.  Install the binary in /usr/sbin.
2009-05-01 - Bart Martens <>
nethogs (0.7.0-2) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/patches/01_gcc44.diff: Added.  Closes: #526208.
* debian/watch: Updated.
2009-04-10 - Bart Martens <>
nethogs (0.7.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* debian/control: Fixed package-uses-deprecated-debhelper-compat-version.
2008-03-08 - Bart Martens <>
nethogs (0.6.0+cvs20070620-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Moving from experimental to unstable.
* inode2prog.cpp: Fixed FTBFS by including stdlib.h.
* Makefile: Don't build decpcap_test.
* connection.cpp: Don't write debug info.  Closes: #444683.
* debian/control, debian/rules: Now using cdbs.
* debian/dirs: Fixed package-contains-empty-directory usr/sbin/.
* nethogs.8: Fixed manpage-has-bad-whatis-entry.
* debian/control: Fixed description-contains-homepage.
2007-06-20 - Bart Martens <>
nethogs (0.6.0+cvs20070620-1) experimental; urgency=low
* New upstream version from upstream cvs.
* Includes revision 1.2, closes: #419883.
* debian/README.Debian-source: Added.
* Updated existing patches.
* Makefile: Don't try to build nethogs_testsum.
* Makefile: Fixed values of bin and man8.
* debian/rule: Edited clean rule.
2007-04-06 - Bart Martens <>
nethogs (0.6.0-3) unstable; urgency=low
* cui.cpp: Changed for gcc 4.3.  Closes: #417443.  Thanks to Martin
Michlmayr <>.
2007-01-06 - Bart Martens <>
nethogs (0.6.0-2) unstable; urgency=low
* nethogs.cpp: Fix segfault.  Closes: #405609.
2006-04-29 - Bart Martens <>
nethogs (0.6.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release.  Closes: #271040.

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