Linux command to check disk space

NCurses Disk Usage

ncdu (NCurses Disk Usage) is a curses-based version of the well-known ‘du’, and provides a fast way to see what directories are using your disk space. One can install with the following apt command/apt-get command:

sudo apt install ncdu

For RHEL/CentOS, first enable EPEL repo (see CentOS 8 turn on EPEL repo and RHEL 8 enable epel repo) and type the following yum command:

sudo yum install ncdu

Now just type:

ncdu [dir]
ncdu /etc/

Linux command to check disk space



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