git: ca5f7b7a320e - stable/12 - df(1): Add EXAMPLES section to man page

From: Stefan Eßer <>
Date: Mon, 18 Apr 2022 11:12:44 UTC
The branch stable/12 has been updated by se:


commit ca5f7b7a320ea259d6a0b6c498f6c73f0a5f92b3
Author:     Fernando Apesteguía <>
AuthorDate: 2020-10-05 13:39:37 +0000
Commit:     Stefan Eßer <>
CommitDate: 2022-04-18 08:41:10 +0000

    df(1): Add EXAMPLES section to man page
    * Add EXAMPLES section with four simple examples.
    * Simplify -H flag description. This makes easy to see the difference between
      this flag and -h
    * While here, fix .Tn deprecated macro.
    Approved by:    manpages (bcr@)
    Differential Revision:
    (cherry picked from commit ad3d2e7e4a18575f825b65a19e49720a513d2343)
 bin/df/df.1 | 62 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++-----------
 1 file changed, 51 insertions(+), 11 deletions(-)

diff --git a/bin/df/df.1 b/bin/df/df.1
index 438edacc8b88..e618077cbf06 100644
--- a/bin/df/df.1
+++ b/bin/df/df.1
@@ -29,7 +29,7 @@
 .\"     @(#)df.1	8.3 (Berkeley) 5/8/95
 .\" $FreeBSD$
-.Dd August 8, 2017
+.Dd October 5, 2020
 .Dt DF 1
@@ -98,12 +98,9 @@ Use unit suffixes: Byte, Kibibyte, Mebibyte, Gibibyte, Tebibyte and
 Pebibyte (based on powers of 1024) in order to reduce the number of
 digits to four or fewer.
 .It Fl H , Fl Fl si
-.Dq Human-readable
-Use unit suffixes: Byte, Kilobyte, Megabyte,
-Gigabyte, Terabyte and Petabyte (based on powers of 1000) in order to
-reduce the number of
-digits to four or fewer.
+Same as
+.Fl h
+but based on powers of 1000.
 .It Fl i
 Include statistics on the number of free and used inodes.
 In conjunction with the
@@ -159,10 +156,7 @@ command:
 df -t nonfs,nullfs
-lists all file systems except those of type
-.Tn NFS
+lists all file systems except those of type NFS and NULLFS.
 .Xr lsvfs 1
 command can be used to find out the types of file systems
@@ -193,6 +187,52 @@ which allows units of bytes or numbers scaled with the letters
 The allowed range is 512 bytes to 1 GB.
 If the value is outside, it will be set to the appropriate limit.
+Show human readable free disk space for all mount points including file system
+.Bd -literal -offset indent
+$ df -ahT
+Filesystem   Type        Size    Used   Avail Capacity  Mounted on
+/dev/ada1p2  ufs         213G    152G     44G    78%    /
+devfs        devfs       1.0K    1.0K      0B   100%    /dev
+/dev/ada0p1  ufs         1.8T    168G    1.5T    10%    /data
+linsysfs     linsysfs    4.0K    4.0K      0B   100%    /compat/linux/sys
+/dev/da0     msdosfs     7.6G    424M    7.2G     5%    /mnt/usb
+Show previously collected data including inode statistics except for devfs or
+linsysfs file systems.
+Note that the
+.Dq no
+prefix affects all the file systems in the list and the
+.Fl t
+option can be specified only once:
+.Bd -literal -offset indent
+$ df -i -n -t nodevfs,linsysfs
+Filesystem   1K-blocks      Used      Avail Capacity iused     ifree %iused
+Mounted on
+/dev/ada1p2  223235736 159618992   45757888    78% 1657590  27234568    6%   /
+/dev/ada0p1 1892163184 176319420 1564470712    10% 1319710 243300576    1%
+/dev/da0       7989888    433664    7556224     5%       0         0  100%
+Show human readable information for the file system containing the file
+.Pa /etc/rc.conf
+.Bd -literal -offset indent
+$ df -h /etc/rc.conf
+Filesystem     Size    Used   Avail Capacity  Mounted on
+/dev/ada1p2    213G    152G     44G    78%    /
+Same as above but specifying some file system:
+.Bd -literal -offset indent
+$ df -h /dev/ada1p2
+Filesystem     Size    Used   Avail Capacity  Mounted on
+/dev/ada1p2    213G    152G     44G    78%    /
 .Xr lsvfs 1 ,
 .Xr quota 1 ,