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  1. #11
    Linux Engineer
    Join Date
    Mar 2005
    Where my hat is

    Hmmmmmmm. I've always used locate -u to update the db..
    Registered Linux user #384279
    Vector Linux SOHO 7

  2. #12
    i think the db is used by a few search apps. u say updatedb is used by locate, but u mat have misread what i typed, i said i used slocate (note the s) So just a case of each app connectin to the db/querying it properly.
    "I am not an alcoholic, alcoholics go to meetings"
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  3. #13
    Linux Newbie
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    Apr 2005
    South America
    Oh ok, nice to know

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