Outputs a sorted list of disk usage to a text file

du | sort -gr > file_sizes
Recursively searches current directory and outputs sorted list of each directory's disk usage to a text file.
Sample Output
712     .
328     ./test
176     ./lib
144     ./doc
100     ./test/data
96      ./lib/rake
64      ./doc/release_notes

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By: chrisdrew
2009-01-26 01:12:54

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