free space deleter for External Hardware for ubuntu

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  1. coolness
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    Banned coolness PSN: Dutch_DarkLord

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    i deleted some files on my external hardware before that i showed me 2.2 GB when i deleted a movie there was stil 2.2 GB :S
    is there maybe a program to delete free space that work with linux ubuntu 11.4?
     
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    Banned Sausage Head Lord Sausage LXIX

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    delete the .trash folder
    its hidden by default
     
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    how do i make this .trash folder visible?
     
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    Empty the recycle bin.
     
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    lol it actually worked xd
    thank you [​IMG]
     
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    view > show hidden files
    beeld > geef verborgen bestanded weer

    anyway, .trash is where the recycle bin's files get stored
     
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    Yes, that works, but emptying the recycle bin does the exact same thing (delete the contents of .trash) and is easier.
     
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    Or CTRL+H
     

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