Linux Command Directory
This directory of Linux commands is from Linux in a Nutshell, 5th Edition.
Click on any of the 687 commands below to get a description and list of available options. All links in the command summaries point to the online version of the book on Safari Bookshelf.
mdu [option] dir
Display disk usage, in clusters, for a directory and its subdirectories and files on an MS-DOS filesystem. See du and mtools for more information, and see minfo for the cluster size. Only one of -a or -s can be specified.
Show the space used by individual files in a directory as well as the total space.
Show only the total space used.