Joined: 14 Nov 2011 Posts: 32 Location: Austria
Posted: Sat 10 Dec 2011, 18:06 Post subject:
mlocate 0.24 - find files via database Subject description: 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
Joined: 07 Aug 2011 Posts: 7828 Location: World_Hub
Posted: Thu 22 Sep 2016, 11:51 Post subject:
Great, low overhead addition for quick file finding aboard Tahr and possibly Slacko.
One @ a time now..
Then simply "locate <whatever the heck it is you wanna track down>" >> Enter! _________________ >>> Living with the immediacy of death helps you sort out your priorities. It helps you live a life less trivial <<<
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