Deprecating slocate for desktop users?

George Farris farrisg at
Thu Jan 3 19:14:20 UTC 2008

On Thu, 2008-01-03 at 12:49 +0000, Chris Jones wrote:
> Hi
> 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 ;)

I also regularly use slocate, please keep it.

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