In windows there was a status info for the connection like how much data was used in the session .

is there some thing similar for that

  • This does not answer your question? askubuntu.com/questions/257263/… (all terminal based) Also: see System Monitor in System Administration. – Rinzwind Nov 12 '15 at 13:21
  • this is a terminal based , i search for GUI application or if it's already in the system , however speedometer seems ok with me , thanks for quick help – Fat Mind Nov 12 '15 at 13:23

The Resources tab of the System Monitor (gnome-system-monitor) has a section for network usage:

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System Monitor is installed by default.


Other way is to install jnettop , iptraf or iftop . All are terminal commands to see the current network traffic.

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