OT question

James Drabb JDrabb at tampabay.rr.com
Sun Nov 17 16:19:48 PST 2002


On Sun, 17 Nov 2002 18:01:08 -0600
Denny B Peeples <dpeeples at sw.rr.com> wrote:

> I need to find out how many Mb are in a directory and all of its
> subdirectories.  Is there some command similar to df, but which
> operate on file systems instead of disks?
> 
> Any suggestions?
> 
> TIA
> 

You can use du.  For exaple:

cd /usr
du -sch *

du --help

Jim Drabb
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