Linux: Where’s my disk space gone?

A collection of commands and tools to assist in finding where your disk space has gone.


Firstly, to see available disk space:

Disk Usage, excluding file server mounts:

Change ‘G’ to ‘M’ to search for files over a Megabyte.

Find files over 1024K:

Find directories, sorting largest first:

Find files of a certain extension, excluding a given directory:


Useful selection of CLi tools: here.

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