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Old 04-24-2013, 09:53 AM   #1
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Which program do I use to see my free hard drive space?


Which linux executable deals with reporting disk space usage, free disk space and anything to do with hard drive space management?
 
Old 04-24-2013, 10:05 AM   #2
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i would look into the df and du commands.
 
Old 04-24-2013, 10:36 AM   #3
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Something like this -

PHP Code:
df -h
Filesystem      Size  Used Avail 
Use% Mounted on
devtmpfs        7.9G     0  7.9G   0
% /dev
tmpfs           7.9G  1.9M  7.9G   1
% /dev/shm
tmpfs           7.9G  8.7M  7.9G   1
% /run
tmpfs           7.9G     0  7.9G   0
% /sys/fs/cgroup
/dev/dm-0        77G   21G   53G  28% /
tmpfs           7.9G  2.8M  7.9G   1% /tmp
/dev/sda1       477M  113M  340M  25% /boot
/dev/dm-2       374G  131G  224G  37% /home 
 
Old 04-24-2013, 12:58 PM   #4
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Thank you for the commands. I will look at df and du more indepth.
 
  


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