status bar feature in iTerm2 offers a clean interface to display up-to-date information about the current working environment, including scriptable interactions when needed.
status bar by entering
Preferences -> Profile -> Session -> Configure Status Bar:
Add the appropriate components to display or configure. I tend to use the terminal when troubleshooting performance issues on my MacBook. In this example, we enable
network statistics to aid in troubleshooting:
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