Linux offers a nice command to check the size of a Directory

The size of a directory and its contents can be determined using the “du” command in Linux. It has a variety of options that you can view via “du –help”.

Use the command below to displays the sizes of the directory and its subdirectories in human-readable form.

du -h directory

 

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