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mc admin top

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The mc admin top command returns statistics for distributed MinIO deployments, similar to the output of the top command.

mc admin top is not supported on standalone MinIO deployments or MinIO Gateway deployments.

Use mc admin on MinIO Deployments Only

MinIO does not support using mc admin commands with other S3-compatible services, regardless of their claimed compatibility with MinIO deployments.


mc admin top locks

Returns the 10 oldest locks on the MinIO deployment.

The command has the following syntax:

mc admin top locks TARGET

The command supports the following arguments:


The alias of a configured MinIO deployment from which the command retrieves statistics.

The alias must correspond to a distributed (multi-node) MinIO deployment. The command returns an error for standalone MinIO deployments or MinIO Gateway deployments.