Size of GRASS files

Rick Thompson rick at
Fri Mar 1 07:00:00 EST 1996

Hi Percy,
  You can modify this:
# Find the total size of a vector file.
ls -l dig*/name_of_file | awk '{sum = sum + $5} END {print sum}'

On Fri, 1 Mar 1996, Pacheco, Percy wrote:

> I would like to know if there is a single command  in GRASS or a script some
> body might have written to find out the exact size in bytes of vector and ras
> files.  I find a little inconvenient to use UNIX commands for this effort.
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