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Find largest directories/files recursively [duplicate]

I'm looking for a script/program which will display the top x largest directories/files and then descend into those folders and display the x largest directories/files for a configurable depth. 231MB ...
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How does one find which files are taking up 80% of the space on a Linux webserver?

The drive is constantly filling up. You've hunted down all the spare and random files you can. grep'd for coredump files and even removed some of the un-needed backups... What would be your next move....
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Find files/folders that are filling up disk space [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I determine what is taking up so much space? I just had an old server go belly up because it ran out of drive space. I am logged in to the shell, and I'm trying to ...
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How to find which folder is eating space fast? [duplicate]

I am running Linux server, we using this server as a samba share drive. From yesterday suddenly, one of the share drive size getting increasing (~ 100 MB every ten min). There are too many folders and ...
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3answers
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Web-based disk space visualizer

I have a number of Linux webservers for which I'd like to track where disk space is going and keep disk space to a minimum. Typically I login on SSH and use du to find out where disk space is wasted ...
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list of size of directories of /dev/sda mounted as / without other partition or mounter

as you can see here: Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on udev 10M 0 10M 0% /dev tmpfs ...
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2answers
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how can i clean the inodes safely - CentOS

I have a problem with the server. My inodes are full and my web can not do anything, I have done several ways, and I am afraid of making mistakes df -i df -h What is /dev/ploop17501p1 and how do I ...
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1answer
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Ubuntu server 12.04 having 7GB disk usage discrepancy

I did a fresh install of ubuntu server 12.04 as a KVM virtual guest. I used a kickstart file to automate the installation, I've included the command to create the guest as well as the partitioning ...
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disk space usage by process in ubuntu 12.04

Is there any way to know how much disk space currently running process is using? I have checked ps and top command but could not find out. Background behind this question: I have a server which is ...
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0answers
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zsh: locking failed for /home/centos/.zsh_history: no space left on device: reading anyway

I am using CentOS image from AWS EC2, I have root volume attached which is 150 GB and I see below error message after I login zsh: locking failed for /home/centos/.zsh_history: no space left on ...