Joined: 14 Nov 2011 Posts: 30 Location: Austria
Posted: Sat 10 Dec 2011, 18:06 Post_subject:
mlocate 0.24 - find files via database Sub_title: addgroup mlocate after pet install, updatedb to setup database, locate to find files
"About" from the web page http://carolina.mff.cuni.cz/~trmac/blog/mlocate/:
mlocate is a new locate implementation. The ‘m’ stands for “merging”: updatedb reuses the existing database to avoid rereading most of the file system, which makes updatedb faster and does not trash the system caches as much.
After installation of mlocate open terminal and enter