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du -sk 2 -h

A script which converts the output of du -sk into du -h.

What's the point? Well, this is:

# du -sk * | sort -nr | du-kb2h
         385.6 MB        snipsnap
          46.2 MB        dave
         108.0 KB        dev

By inserting the sort -nr inbetween the du and the output formattng, you can have both a numerically sorted and human-readable output.

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