ANN: psutil 3.2.0 released

Giampaolo Rodola' g.rodola at
Wed Sep 2 18:56:57 CEST 2015

Hello all,
I'm glad to announce the release of psutil 3.2.0:


psutil (python system and process utilities) is a cross-platform library
for retrieving information on running processes and system utilization
(CPU, memory, disks, network) in Python. It is useful mainly for system
monitoring, profiling and limiting process resources and management of
running processes. It implements many functionalities offered by command
line tools such as: ps, top, lsof, netstat, ifconfig, who, df, kill, free,
nice, ionice, iostat, iotop, uptime, pidof, tty, taskset, pmap. It
currently supports Linux, Windows, OSX, FreeBSD and Sun Solaris, both
32-bit and 64-bit architectures, with Python versions from 2.6 to 3.5
(users of Python 2.4 and 2.5 may use 2.1.3 version). PyPy is also known to

Main features / fixes

- [Windows] added support for CTRL_C_EVENT and CTRL_BREAK_EVENT signals
  to use with Process.send_signal().
- net_if_addrs() now returns point-to-point (VPNs) addresses.
- continuous tests integration for OSX
- different issues regarding unicode handling have been fixed


- Home page:
- Downloads:
- Documentation:

Giampaolo -

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