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get-folder-size

get-folder-size

Get the size of a folder by iterating through its sub-files and folders.

Usage

getFolderSize(folder, [regexIgnorePattern], callback)

Example:

var getSize = require('get-folder-size');
 
getSize(myFolder, function(err, size) {
  if (err) { throw err; }
 
  console.log(size + ' bytes');
  console.log((size / 1024 / 1024).toFixed(2) + ' Mb');
});

CLI tool

npm i -g get-folder-size
get-folder-size --folder=/my/folder --ignore=node_modules

Size vs Size on disk

This module calculates the actual file size, and not the size on disk.

License

MIT