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DU(1) User Commands DU(1)

du - manual page for du 1.31.1

du [-aHLdclsxhmk] [FILE]...

BusyBox v1.31.1 (2020-04-30 13:38:01 EDT) multi-call binary.

Summarize disk space used for each FILE and/or directory

-a
Show file sizes too
-L
Follow all symlinks
-H
Follow symlinks on command line
-d N
Limit output to directories (and files with -a) of depth < N
-c
Show grand total
-l
Count sizes many times if hard linked
-s
Display only a total for each argument
-x
Skip directories on different filesystems
-h
Sizes in human readable format (e.g., 1K 243M 2G)
-m
Sizes in megabytes
-k
Sizes in kilobytes (default)
April 2020 Fidelix 1.0