Deprecating slocate for desktop users?

Chris Jones chris.jones at
Thu Jan 3 12:49:53 UTC 2008


Timo Jyrinki wrote:
> use. Still, I think there is no GUI for it anyway, and everyone's home 
> directories are now indexed by Tracker, so what's the point?

Speaking for myself, I regularly use slocate to find things that are
outside my home directory (not that I use tracker for things that are in
my home directory - I put them where they are, so I know where they are ;)

Chris Jones

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