Find the 20 biggest directories on the current filesystem

du -xk | sort -n | tail -20
This command will tell you the 20 biggest directories starting from your working directory and skips directories on other filesystems. Useful for resolving disk space issues.

By: dopeman
2009-03-30 11:37:43

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