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You probably want to see the directories ordered by size: $ du -hs * | sort -hr 856M lib 746M share 612M lib64 312M src 267M java 239M bin 179M sbin 173M local 93M i686-w64-mingw32 72M libexec 26M include 20M puppet 772K X11R6 20K man 4.0K games 4.0K etc 0 tmp


Worth to mention the NCurses Disk Usage shell command. Ncdu is a disk usage analyzer with an ncurses interface. It is designed to find space hogs on a remote server where you don't have an entire graphical setup available, but it is a useful tool even on regular desktop systems. Ncdu aims to be fast, simple and easy to use, and should be able to ...

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