Bug 591950 - The 'atop' package is not in RHEL 6.0
Summary: The 'atop' package is not in RHEL 6.0
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: distribution
Version: 6.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: rc
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Assignee: RHEL Product and Program Management
QA Contact: Ben Levenson
Keywords: FutureFeature
Depends On:
Blocks: 442586
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2010-05-13 14:37 UTC by John Villalovos
Modified: 2015-05-08 13:58 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2010-05-27 14:58:02 UTC

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Description John Villalovos 2010-05-13 14:37:42 UTC
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 14:55:08 UTC
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 16:37:01 UTC
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 14:58:02 UTC
Development Management has reviewed and declined this request.  You may appeal
this decision by reopening this request.

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