[svlug] "locate/updatedb" on RH, BSD and SUSE
shaeffer at neuralscape.com
Fri Sep 29 21:10:15 PDT 2006
On Fri, Sep 29, 2006 at 02:12:14AM -0700, Steve Hill wrote:
> I suffer from a semi-porous memory, and often have to find files. On
> the other hand, "find" is relatively inefficient, and I have grown used
> to the use of "locate" when using Debian, etc.
> Is there a similar program, where "updatedb" will store a list of files,
> for almost instantaneous regurgitation by "locate" on those other linux
locate and updatedb are on Red Hat and FC systems and surely on
suse as well.
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