i am a linux newb. I would like to find a file using the "command line prompt". lets say, "hosts.lpd" on the whole linux system. Kindly let me know how to go about it .let me if there any other command in unix which does the same thing efficiently.
Should be able to just go:
If you get an error about the database not being updated recently run as root:
Then try 'locate' again.
You could also do
#find / -name hosts.lpd
does the trick for any commands or script you need to find ...
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