Disk Usage Analyser – view and monitor your disk usage and folder structure

Disk Usage Analyser (also known as baobab) is a graphical, menu-driven application that you can use to view and monitor your disk usage and folder structure. It is a GNOME based application and a component module of the gnome-utils package.

Disk Usage Analyser can scan either the whole filesystem tree, or a specific user-requested directory branch (local or remote).

This utility also auto-detects in real-time any changes made to your home directory as far as any mounted/unmounted device. Disk Usage Analyser also provides a full graphical treemap window for each selected folder.

Features include:

  • Intuitive and simple to use.
  • Full filesystem scan.
  • Single folder scan.
  • Remote scan via ssh, ftp, smb, http, and https.
  • Graphical tree maps:
    • Ring charts – a graphical representation of the disk usage by a concrete folder.
    • Treemaps.
  • Detailed list of disk usage according to directories.
  • Monitoring of home directory.

Website: www.marzocca.net/linux/baobab
Support: Documentation
Developer: Fabio Marzocca
License: GNU GPL v2

Disk Usage Analyser

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