pydf - colourised df(1)-clone

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package filename pydf_12_all.deb
Package name pydf
Package version 12
Package release -
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category implemented-in::python interface::commandline role::program scope::utility use::monitor utils works-with::file
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer Radovan Garabík <>
Download size 13.13 KB
Installed size 32.00 KB
pydf is all-singing, all-dancing, fully colourised df(1)-clone
written in Python.


Package Version Architecture Repository
pydf_12_all.deb 12 all Debian Main
pydf - - -


Name Value
python >= 2.2
python -
python3 -


Type URL
Binary Package pydf_12_all.deb
Source Package pydf

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install pydf deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install pydf




2014-12-26 - Radovan Garabík <>
pydf (12) unstable; urgency=low
* better python3 compatibility
* escape control and invalid characters in mountpoint names
2013-01-27 - Radovan Garabík <>
pydf (11) unstable; urgency=low
* add nfs4 to the list of remote filesystems (thanks to Markus Hauschild)
* add fallback if resize does not work (closes: #577454)
* somewhat better dealing with possible errors in 'resize' fallback
* add several Debian/kFreeBSD special filesystems
2011-12-11 - Radovan Garabík <>
pydf (10) unstable; urgency=low
* normal_colour was not interpreting colour codes properly
(thanks to Juhapekka Tolvanen and Norman Rasmussen for
pointing this out)
(closes: #577595, #582462)
* if termios reports zero for terminal width, use fallback
(closes: #577454)
* added devtmpfs to the list of special filesystems
(closes: #577453), both bugreports thanks to Romain Francoise
* use subprocess or commands depending on major python version
(closes: #579936), patch thanks to Emmanuel Bouthenot
* remove parentheses in class definition, to enable
python2.4 compatibility (thanks to Clint Savage)
* add patch for /dev/mapper links, thanks to Ernest Beinrohr
2010-03-29 - Radovan Garabík <>
pydf (9) unstable; urgency=low
* remove stray ANSI escape sequence when using --bw mode
* convert to run with python3 (thanks to Dror Levin)
2009-10-24 - Radovan Garabík <>
pydf (8) unstable; urgency=low
* run pylint & pychecker -- fix some previously unnoticed bugs 
* treat "special" filesystems and those with 0 blocks the same 
(i.e. do not display them unless -a option is given)
* add fuse.sshfs to the list of networked filesystems
2009-04-10 - Radovan Garabík <>
pydf (7) unstable; urgency=low
* add 'inodes' option (closes: #51044), patch thanks to Thomas Rösner
* change 'blocks-size' option into 'block-size', as originally intended
* if the used percentage is meaningless, display '-' instead of 0
* minor documentation updates
2008-04-17 - Radovan Garabík <>
pydf (6) unstable; urgency=low
* add the 'hidebinds' options (thanks to Martin von Wittich)
2007-08-10 - Radovan Garabík <>
pydf (5) unstable; urgency=low
* make the bar stretchable, to fill the whole screen width
2007-07-19 -  Radovan Garabík <>
pydf (4) unstable; urgency=low
* fix scrolling artefacts at the bottom of terminal
* fix accidentally removed possibility to use colour sequences
2007-07-15 - Radovan Garabík <>
pydf (3) unstable; urgency=low
* completely rewrited formatting code, now utilizes better
screen width (closes: #421118)
* display special filesystems with block_size != 0 in different colour

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