Ultimate current directory usage command

O=$IFS;IFS=$'\n'; D=$(for f in *;do [[ -d $f ]] && du -sh "$f";done | sort -gr);F=$(for f in *;do [[ -f $f ]] && du -sh "$f";done | sort -gr);IFS=$O;echo "$D";echo "$F"
biggest->small directories, then biggest->smallest files
Sample Output
]> O=$IFS;IFS=$'\n'; D=$(for f in *;do  [[ -d $f ]] && du -sh "$f";done | sort -gr);F=$(for f in *;do [[ -f $f ]] && du -sh "$f";done | sort -gr);IFS=$O;echo "$D";echo "$F"
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8.0K	index.html

or alias memorable-command=']> O=$IFS;IFS=$'\n'; D=$(for f in *;do  [[ -d $f ]] && du -sh "$f";done | sort -gr);F=$(for f in *;do [[ -f $f ]] 
&& du -sh "$f";done | sort -gr);IFS=$O;echo "$D";echo "$F"'

and run memorable-command

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By: Viperlin
2009-09-03 11:39:50

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What Others Think

That doesn't sort correctly. Perhaps you should give up vandalising the site now In case he edits it, the command is O=$IFS;IFS=$'\n'; D=$(for f in *;do [[ -d $f ]] && du -sh "$f";done | sort -gr);F=$(for f in *;do [[ -f $f ]] && du -sh "$f";done | sort -gr);IFS=$O;echo "$D";echo "$F" O=$IFS;IFS=$'\n'; D=$(for f in *;do [[ -d $f ]] && du -sh "$f";done | sort -gr);F=$(for f in *;do [[ -f $f ]] && du -sh "$f";done | sort -gr);IFS=$O;echo "$D";echo "$F"
MrMerry · 472 weeks and 5 days ago

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