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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
OS : RHEL 6.6
I want to list the files/directories sorted (Ascending or Desceding) by their size.
As you can see in the below example, du command doesn't sort by size.
In Linux world, is there any other command or workaround using du command to list the files/directories sorted by their... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: John K
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.
Best Regards. (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: chercheur111
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have been searching both on Unix.com and Google and have not been able to find the answer to my question. I think it is partly because I can't come up with the right search terms.
Recently, my virtual server switched storage devices and I think the problem may be related to that change.... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: jmgibby
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
To find the whole size of a particular directory i use "du -sk /dirname".. but after finding the direcory's size how do i make conditions like if the size of the dir is more than 1 GB i hav to delete some of the files inside the dir (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: shaal89
We currently have an Oracle database running and it is creating lots of processes in the /proc directory that are 1000M in size. The size of the /proc directory is now reading 26T. How can this be if the root file system is only 13GB?
I have seen this before we an Oracle temp file... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: sparcman
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
Probably a simple script though I am new to attempting to script. I have a directory that I would like to get the size of the files and number of files for each date
ie 14 Sep 669 files 1.8g
12 Sep 221 files 500mb
Thanks (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: ibaboomer
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have directories with name like:
I would like to to see which directories are the largest and then list the files within each. I have success using:
du -ks * | sort -rin | head -n 20
which gives me an output like:
I would like... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: ChatPerdu
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have two file in a Directory.I want a script which will compare the Size of Two file.
Can Anyone Help me on this:
linasplg11:/opt/dataout/kk/linasplg11 # cat size
-rwxrwxrwx 1 root root 16658 Jan 8 13:58 lina_IP_SIP_1231325621210.xml
-rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 16672 Jan 8 14:30... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Aditya.Gurgaon
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have to directory
I need to create inbound directory
and i need to know size of these files one by one
if file size is zero i need to print message like "empty file"
Please help me how to solve this
krish. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: kittusri9
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have written one script to calculate total space of all file in one directory, ignoring subdirectory, it works fine.
Now, I've been trying to calculate all files which includes files in any subdirectories.
I use recursive function to do this, but it can work only if there is only one... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: KLL