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files are hiding automatically in between Ubuntu 12.04 and windows 8

I have installed both windows 8 and Ubuntu 12.04, in separate drives. i am using 2 other drives commonly between 2 OS to store the data. if i copy or use those files with Ubuntu,later if i tried to ...
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Disk is suddenly full, fixes itself after a few reboots

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 ...
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Does folder and directories has their own size?

I got a messege today that I have little free space left on my hard drive. I opened the utility/program which shows me how the hard drive usage, and I saw my "Downloads" folder is 10.4 GB. picture: ...
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find cluster size of in ubuntu in 11.04

I am running ubuntu 11.04 and I am wondering how to find the size of the size of the allocation unit ? Is there a command in ubuntu to find this? Also depending on the size of the allocation unit does ...
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How can I quickly make a large file?

What is a quick and easy way to make a file that is, say, 2 GB in size?