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Old 04-24-2006, 07:20 PM   #1
sublyme718
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Question How much space is Linux using


Hello,

I am a new Linux user running Fedora Core 5. I wanted to know how I can check how much of the 10GB I partitioned for Fedora is being used and how much space I have available to fool around with. I looked under System->Logical Volume Management but I don't think that's it. Pls help
 
Old 04-24-2006, 07:24 PM   #2
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you can use in the console:

df = how much free space on the harddisk.

du = http://www.linuxforum.com/shell/du/48-17.php

for du check the link.
 
Old 04-24-2006, 08:15 PM   #3
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thanks...just what i was lookig for
 
  


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