Find large directories and files on Debian or Ubuntu with ncdu
Time to stop using the
find command to search for large directories or files on your servers. There's a neat disk usage analyser tool called
ncdu that you should definitely give a try!
apt-get on Debian or Ubuntu:
apt-get install ncdu
To search for large directories or files starting from root, use:
Use your arrow keys to navigate and press
d to delete a directory or folder. Handy right?!