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Discussion on: Useful commands to check directories and files size

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Vinay Hegde • Edited on

While du is the good old-school way to learn, I prefer ncdu which from my experience is faster to calculate disk utilization and saves you the hassle of remembering or grepping the shell history to input multiple pipe-separated commands.

A lucidly explained guide on how to obtain & use it can be read here

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Paul Isaris Author • Edited on

Thanks, haven't heard of that until now! I will definitely use it.