displays working directories 10 largest files in bytes and quickly

du -sk * | sort -n | tail
# displays 10 largest files and folders in bytes # last entry is largest # similar output to this: du -sk * | sort -nr | head
Sample Output
/bin# du -sk * | sort -n | tail
136     cpio
148     less
152     egrep
156     grep
188     nano
244     ip
304     tar
400     dbus-daemon
940     bash
1792    busybox

By: forestb
2015-09-26 23:00:12

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