List the size (in human readable form) of all sub folders from the current location

du -h --max-depth=1 | sort -hr
Credit goes to brun65i but he posted it as a comment instead as an alternative. I hadn't noticed the -h option on sort before and this seems like the cleanest alternative. Thanks Brun65i!
Sample Output
7.4G    .
2.4G    ./lib64
2.1G    ./share
1.1G    ./src
534M    ./lib
530M    ./local
508M    ./bin
219M    ./java
74M     ./sbin
54M     ./include
16K     ./x86_64-suse-linux
16K     ./X11R6
8.0K    ./log

By: splante
2011-04-07 18:01:18

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