echo "alias top=\"top -d -o cpu\"" >> ~/.profile
The "-d" bypasses the strain on Mach"-o cpu" and will sort by procs consuming the most CPU.
When I started this blog (2004) it was to document Gentoo linux experiences and *nix adventures. Then it turned into posts regarding software development challenges and other findings. These days I mostly tweet (rollinsruss) and my posts are infrequent.