How to get temp-crap out off Ubuntu to save diskspace

By ThePhantomPain
Oct 10, 2006
  1. Well I am actually still pretty new to Linux in general, but I got pretty much a hang off it already, but now I wanted to know how I can throw out unneeded rubbishfiles out UbuntuLinux to save some MB's on my 10GB rootpartition.
  2. Nodsu

    Nodsu TS Rookie Posts: 5,837   +6

    Uninstall all the packages you don't need? If it's a fresh install, then there is nothing else taking up any mentionable space.
  3. Do "sudo apt-get clean" to get rid of old .deb files that are no longer needed.

    Other temporary files are automatically cleared so you don't need to worry much about them.
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