Bug 591950 - The 'atop' package is not in RHEL 6.0
The 'atop' package is not in RHEL 6.0
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: distribution (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: RHEL Product and Program Management
Ben Levenson
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Blocks: 442586
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Reported: 2010-05-13 10:37 EDT by John Villalovos
Modified: 2015-05-08 09:58 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2010-05-27 10:58:02 EDT
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Description John Villalovos 2010-05-13 10:37:42 EDT
The atop package is not in RHEL 6.0.

It seems like this would be a useful package to have for performance monitoring.

More information on atop can be found here:
Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2010-05-13 10:55:08 EDT
Given we already ship sysstat, I'm not sure supporting another *additional* system stat collecting daemon is a good idea. It's probably a better idea for EPEL, with a look towards maybe replacing sysstat if it's better in RHEL 7 (as it's awfully late in the RHEL 6 cycle.)
Comment 3 RHEL Product and Program Management 2010-05-13 12:37:01 EDT
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux major release.  Product Management has requested further
review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux Major release.  This request is not yet committed for
Comment 4 RHEL Product and Program Management 2010-05-27 10:58:02 EDT
Development Management has reviewed and declined this request.  You may appeal
this decision by reopening this request.

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