How to find size of directory or files in Linux


For finding total size of files:

du -bc <file_name>
Example: du -bc *trm

For finding folder/file size:

du -sh <folder_name>

For finding multiple folder size :

du -sh *

For finding output of each an every directory or file size:

du -s * | sort -rn | cut -f2- | xargs -d "\n" du -sh
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