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Old 12-26-2004, 04:49 PM   #1
rockergrl
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how do I check how much hardrive is being used?


Hi,
Recently I upgraded the version of fedora core I am running on my computer. Before this upgrade the command du -h would display how much space being used/free on my computer. Now, this same command displays how much space each file takes up in a folder. Does anyone know how to check how much free space I have on my drive without du? Or, does anyone know if there is a du command with the original functionality I described?

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Old 12-26-2004, 04:52 PM   #2
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The command is df -h, not du -h :-).
 
Old 12-26-2004, 06:41 PM   #3
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there is a great program called filelight that will help u know exactly the folders that contain alot of space

"Filelight allows you to understand exactly where your diskspace is being used by graphically representating your filesystem as a set of concentric segmented-rings"

http://kde-apps.org/content/show.php?content=9887
 
  


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