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So I have a script that generates a report about a folder date,folder size, and disk space.

I don't understand how to get the date and time the report was generated and My script correctly outputs the result for the rest that i wanted.

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For date and time you can make the following changes in your code:
Add this line after #!/bin/bash

echo $(date '+%d/%m/%Y %H:%M:%S')

And then your code should look like this:

 #!/bin/bash

echo $(date '+%d/%m/%Y %H:%M:%S')
du -sh /Magna
df -h /Magna
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    There's really no need to save the output of the date command to a variable, and then echo it out again – steeldriver Mar 29 '19 at 7:21

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