irqtop - Observe IRQ and SoftIRQ in a top-like fashion

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename irqtop_2.3-5_all.deb
Package name irqtop
Package version 2.3
Package release 5
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category utils
License -
Maintainer Axel Beckert <>
Download size 9.68 KB
Installed size 31.00 KB
irqtop is a small ruby-written and curses-based utility which shows
interrupt requests and software interrupts like top does for
processes, but enhanced with colors.


Package Version Architecture Repository
irqtop_2.3-5_all.deb 2.3 all Debian Main
irqtop - - -


Name Value
ruby -
ruby-curses -


Type URL
Binary Package irqtop_2.3-5_all.deb
Source Package iptables-netflow

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install irqtop deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install irqtop




2018-07-27 - Axel Beckert <>
iptables-netflow (2.3-5) unstable; urgency=medium
* Add missing dependency (not build-dependency) on libc6-dev for DKMS
based kernel module compilation. (Hopefully finally closes: #904490)
2018-07-25 - Axel Beckert <>
iptables-netflow (2.3-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Set Architecture of iptables-netflow-dkms from any to linux-any.
* Add a debian/.gitignore and a debian/gbp.conf file.
* Declare compliance with Debian Policy 4.1.5. (No changes necessary.)
* Fix typo in long package description of irqtop.
* Add some more data to debian/upstream/metadata.
* dkms.conf + debian/rules: --from-dkms-conf needs to come as first
parameter, otherwise it's a no-op. (Closes: #904490)
2018-04-28 - Axel Beckert <>
iptables-netflow (2.3-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix missing words and typos in README.source and repharse it a bit.
* Set Rules-Requires-Root to "no".
* Fix building twice in a row by running "make lclean" instead of
* Add a README.Debian with a compact explanation how to get ipt_NETFLOW
up and running.
* Declare compliance with Debian Policy 4.1.4. (No changes necessary.)
* Fix typos in debian/upstream/metadata. Thanks DUCK!
* Fix (upstream :-) typos in irqtop man page and package description.
Thanks lintian!
2018-03-24 - Axel Beckert <>
iptables-netflow (2.3-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix building of iptables target plugin.
+ Add patch to disable kernel check in configure script if no dkms is
used (i.e. at package build time).
* Add patch to properly pass hardening flags to iptables target plugin.
2018-03-22 - Axel Beckert <>
iptables-netflow (2.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #620511)

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