Subject: Re: finding size of all files directory
To: mocha <email@example.com>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 05/23/2000 00:15:38
On Tue, 23 May 2000, mocha wrote:
> how do i find the total size of all files starting with a directory node
> and recursively walk through all of it's child nodes?
I use "du"; for example
du -ks .netscape/cache
shows that my Netscape cache directories have 31739 KB of files.
I could also use
BLOCKSIZE=1048576 du -s .netscape/cache/
to report in Megabytes.
Hope this helps,
Jeremy C. Reed