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By: zluyuer
2016-05-27 04:05:08

What Others Think

I want to up vote this, but I have a problem with how it includes directories and their size, when technically the directory itself takes very little space on the file system, it is the contents of the directory that anyone using this command is probably most interested in.
0xSheepdog · 246 weeks and 1 day ago

What do you think?

Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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