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Here is my code:
:~$ truncate -s 16M MyTestFile.txt
:~$ du -h MyTestFile.txt
Q1: Please why du -h does not work in this case ?
Q2: Other than "du -h", how can i get the size of a directory (using linux command)
Thanks a lot.
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