Provided by: nyx_2.1.0-2_all bug


       nyx - Tor terminal status monitor


       nyx [OPTION]


       Nyx  is a command line interface for Tor (, providing detailed
       real-time relaying information for...

         * bandwidth, cpu, and memory usage
         * connection information
         * tor configuration
         * event logs
         * etc

       As a curses interface Nyx is particularly well suited for ssh connections, tty  terminals,
       and command-line aficionados to check the status of tor.

       Nyx  can  be customized through a configuration file located at ~/.nyx/config. For options


       -i, --interface [ADDRESS:]PORT
              tor control port we should attach to (default is

       -s, --socket SOCKET_PATH
              tor control socket we should attach to (default is /var/run/tor/control)

       -c, --config CONFIG_PATH
              user configuration preferences (default is ~/.nyx/config)

       -d, --debug LOG_PATH
              writes all nyx logs to the given location

       -l, --log EVENTS
              comma separated list of events to log

       -v, --version
              provides version information

       -h, --help
              provides usage information


              Your personal nyx configuration file

              Sample nyxrc configuration file that documents all options


       Written by Damian Johnson (

                                          27 August 2010                                   nyx(1)