Re: [SLE] update locate
From: Carlos E. R. (robin1.listas_at_tiscali.es)
Date: Wed, 2 Jun 2004 10:53:57 +0200 (CEST) To: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Wednesday 2004-06-02 at 01:45 -0400, Bob S. wrote:
> How does one get locate to update itself?
> ie: I use locate to find a bunch of files I want to delete. I go and
> delete those files/packages, do another locate, and it still shows the
> files/packages. A check back to the affected folders shows that it is
> Somewhat frustrating.
Why is it frutrating? That's the documented behaviour, it is working
Run updatedb to update the database.
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