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gt5 is a graphical alternative for command line Disk usage utility "du". It is very useful for finding the size of each folders in your system.

To install this in Ubuntu, simply:
sudo apt-get install gt5

  • displays the diskspace used by files and directories within a directory
  • optionally provides links to the files, so you can also browse them
  • displays entries with their size and the percentage of their parent
How to use -> gt5 is very easy, you have to use just 5 keys on your keyboard: cursor left to go one directory up, cursor right to open selected directory, cursor up/down to move the cursor up or down, insert/delete to scroll and Ctrl + C to quit.

For more info, visit gt5 homepage | via shibuvarkala