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Last Update:

19 Dec 2021

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Clement Tsang


cli cross-platform terminal top tui monitoring bottom btm


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0.6.5 | Updated: 19 Dec 2021



Downloads of v 0.6.5:



Software Author(s):

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bottom 0.6.5

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install bottom, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade bottom, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall bottom, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


Deployment Method:

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1. Enter Your Internal Repository Url

(this should look similar to

2. Setup Your Environment

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

2. Get the package into your environment

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade bottom -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade bottom -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" 

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install bottom
    name: bottom
    version: '0.6.5'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'bottom' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '0.6.5'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller bottom
    Name     = "bottom"
    Version  = "0.6.5"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'bottom':
  ensure   => '0.6.5',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

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There are versions of this package awaiting moderation . See the Version History section below.

This package was approved as a trusted package on 19 Dec 2021.


A cross-platform graphical process/system monitor with a customizable interface and a multitude of features. Supports Linux, macOS, and Windows. Inspired by both gtop and gotop.

To use, run btm in a terminal.

For more documentation and usage, see the official repo.

This currently depends on Visual C++ Redistributable for Visual Studio 2015

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
$toolsDir   = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
$url        = ''
$url64      = ''

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName   = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
  softwareName  = 'bottom'
  unzipLocation = $toolsDir
  fileType      = 'exe'
  url           = $url
  url64bit      = $url64

  checksum      = '6d2016d74e70f27a9888ecb434f030a2e46e3b42'
  checksumType  = 'sha1'
  checksum64    = '2dd9749a561ea49825337d9c9a82496d3246326b'
  checksumType64= 'sha1'

Install-ChocolateyZipPackage @packageArgs

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Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
bottom 0.6.6 15 Wednesday, December 22, 2021 Ready
bottom 0.6.4 380 Sunday, September 12, 2021 Approved
bottom 0.6.3 293 Sunday, July 18, 2021 Approved
bottom 0.6.2 208 Saturday, June 26, 2021 Approved
bottom 0.6.1 240 Wednesday, May 12, 2021 Approved
bottom 0.6.0 104 Sunday, May 9, 2021 Approved
bottom 0.5.7 332 Sunday, January 31, 2021 Approved
bottom 0.5.6 177 Friday, December 18, 2020 Approved
bottom 0.5.5 80 Tuesday, December 15, 2020 Approved

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