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How do find what is filling up my disk? It just suddenly is full, I get a warning saying only a few KB or MB are left when it boots up. I run disk usage analyzer it shows main volume 8.8 of 134 GB and Home folder is 491.1 GB of 492.2 GB. if click on the home folder it will show the grey circle in the middle and other folders only go partway around it.
After a few reboots Home folder is 296.8 GB of 492.2 GB. if click on the home folder it will show the grey circle in the middle and other folders only go all the way around it.

How do find what is grabbing the space?

Running Ubuntu 12.10 with 5.8 GiB AMD Athlon(tm) II X2 235e Processor x 2, 64-bit Video Radeon HD 5450 with 3 monitors.

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Disk Usage Analyzer, aka baobab is your friend for finding out what is using the space. –  chronitis Mar 24 '13 at 13:11
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in a terminal, go to your disk directory and type du -h | grep G . it will display only folders that takes more than 1Gb. (this is not an exact method as it will also give out folders containing a G in the name). –  riimzzai Mar 24 '13 at 13:23
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