MenuMeters is a set of CPU, memory, disk, and network monitoring tools for Mac OS X. Although there are numerous other programs which do the same thing, none had quite the feature set I was looking for. Most were windows that sat in a corner or on the desktop, which are inevitably obscured by document windows on a PowerBook's small screen. Those monitors which used the menubar mostly used the NSStatusItem API, which has the annoying tendency to totally reorder my menubar on every login.
The MenuMeters monitors are true SystemUIServer plugins (also known as Menu Extras). This means they can be reordered using
Note: Not compatible with OS X 10.11 or later
- [BUG] Suppress some warnings about use of Gestalt API on 10.10.
- [BUG] Fix disk meter crash when loaded first.
- [BUG] Fix 10.4 compatibility.
- OS X 10.4 - 10.10