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  1. #1

    How to get or find the file from the server

    Hey, I able to log into the server but cant find the requested file in .txt format... anyone can help me? Mind to tell me what command should i use it.. i need it urgently.Thanks with appreciation.

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    Blackfooted Penguin daark.child's Avatar
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    West Yorks
    You can use "find" or "locate" to search for the file. e.g.
    find / -name file.txt
    locate file.txt

  3. #3
    you may have to run "updatedb" (as root) before "locate myfile.txt" (as regular user)

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    Thanks for the help from u all... thnks very much.. i do really appreciate it

    But now. i have a really big problem... its abt my laptop...
    I'm using Toshiba Satellite A80, however, i cant really have a perfect installation on any type of linux to be installed (ubuntu, redhat, fedora) and especially booting and using the live cd.. its all the matters on PCMCIA... so how am i gonna to solve it?? i do try to disable the function of pcmcia in the bios leptop of itself.. but unfortunately thrs no pcmcia there... how am i gonna to solve this so that i can able to run the live cd and hv an installation as well in any kind of linux (packet management).
    Would u all be able to help me? Thanks for the help ya;(

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    You need to start a new thread as that is a completely different subject (maybe ask a mod to split this thread?)

    Anywho... Not sure what issues you're talking about, can you point to a bug somewhere?

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