Daily Archives: July 13, 2012

wxPython: Creating Your Own Cross Platform Process Monitor with psutil

This week, I came across a fun Python project named psutil on Google Code. It says it works on Linux, Windows, OSX and FreeBSD. What it does is grab all the running processes and gives you information on them and also gives you the ability to terminate them. So I thought it would be fun to put a GUI on top of it and create my own Task Manager / Process Monitor application with wxPython. If you have a moment, you can come along for the journey as I take you through 4 iterations of my code. Continue reading wxPython: Creating Your Own Cross Platform Process Monitor with psutil