Watch the disk fill up with change highlighting

watch -d -n 5 df
If you add the -d flag each difference in the command's output will be highlighted. I also monitor individual drives by adding them to df. Makes for a nice thin status line that I can shove to the bottom of the monitor.

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AlexaBliss · 68 weeks and 2 days ago
Here they have provided the code so that you can try it out by pasting the content to the code which helps in displaying the highlights and could share the results here and it will be helpful for others who wish to know whether it is working or not Continue Reading
Juvanta · 52 weeks and 1 day ago
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ryanbabraham · 49 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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