Record memory and processor usage of a particular process using top

This small snippet of code will help you monitor the memory and processor usage of a process over time in the background and redirect the output to a file. You can later use the file to analyze its behaviour.

nohup top -d 180 -p 1310 -b > top-firefox.rec &


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