How to Calculate File Sizes on a Specific File System (Doc ID 1986163.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 18, 2016

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 4.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

The command "du" is ordinarily used to calculate the files or directores on a file system and help to quickly determinate which occupies the most of the disk spaces.

But it does not apply for following situation:

This document shows how to use 'du' in such configuration.

Solution

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