Check Disk Space or Capacity in Unix

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df (abbreviated from disk free) is a standard Unix computer program used to display the amount of available disk space for filesystems on which the invoking user has appropriate read access, df is usually implemented by reading the mtab file or using statfs.

using it is very simple, command:

df /<your_directory>

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Todzi's picture
Todzi (not verified)
Re: Check Disk Space or Capacity in Linux using an application

I just wanna find out if it is possible to write an application that checks my disk space on linux server using an application and stores the results in a table.

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shady (not verified)
please help me

please can you give me a details explination of the capacity and the throughput of UNIX operating systems