Shows the size of folders and files, sorted from highest to lowest

du -sh * | sort -rh
Shows the size of folders and files, sorted from highest to lowest in human format (gb, mb,kb,etc...) Very useful to see the folders that are occupying more space.
Sample Output
88G	home
6,8G	usr
5,4G	var
860M	lib
666M	opt
152M	boot
49M	data
17M	etc
13M	sbin
13M	run
13M	bin
420K	dev
188K	root
16K	tmp

By: khain
2017-04-03 10:23:40

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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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