23 Dec 2008, 16:57

Clean up your Linux system


After some time most system get polluted with unnecessary files. This is holds for Windows as well as for Linux and probably also MacOS.

To clean-up your windows system there is plenty of Shareware available. For Linux there are especially two applications which I’d like to recommend:

  • fdupes - search for duplicate files
  • FSlint - search for duplicate files (and consolidate them with hardlinks), installed packages, invalid names and a lot more