disk usage

Dirk Deimeke dirk at deimeke.net
Tue Jun 29 11:35:49 UTC 2010

Answering Kaushal Shriyan <kaushalshriyan at gmail.com>
(Tue, 29 Jun 2010 16:43:53 +0530):


> Please suggest whats eating up 43.1 GB disk space

do you have any directories starting with a dot?

What result do you get?
du -hs /* /.[^.]*

Which filesystem are you running? Maybe you have an unbelievable count  
of small files which are smaller than the cluster size of your disk.



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