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Dust gives an instant overview of which directories are using disk space. More information:

  • Display information for the current directory:


  • Display information about one or more directories:

dust {{path/to/directory1 path/to/directory2 ...}}

  • Display 30 directories (defaults to 21):

dust --number-of-lines {{30}}

  • Display information for the current directory, up to 3 levels deep:

dust --depth {{3}}

  • Display the biggest directories at the top in descending order:

dust --reverse

  • Ignore all files and directories with a specific name:

dust --ignore-directory {{file_or_directory_name}}

  • Do not display percent bars and percentages:

dust --no-percent-bars