Sort directory by size in linux terminal

The linux “du” is a standard Unix command, used to check the information of disk usage of files and directories on a machine.
Following command will sort “du” command result by size.

du -hs * | sort -h
Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s