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Old 10-17-2010, 05:52 AM   #1
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How to find big files on the disk?

Dear All
How can I find big files on the my Linux disk with say more than 500MB in size?
Thank you
Old 10-17-2010, 06:18 AM   #2
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find / -size +500M
Old 10-17-2010, 06:38 AM   #3
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I modified it as :
#find / -type f -size +500M -ls
And it was successful .
Thank you


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