Peter Garrett peter.garrett at
Mon Sep 25 08:26:22 UTC 2006

On Mon, 25 Sep 2006 03:09:58 -0500
"Cybe R. Wizard" <cybe_r_wizard at> wrote:

> > I tried using the command line, "locate real", to find it, but it 
> > doesn't show up in the results. Why is that?
> Because you just installed it and the 'locate' database isn't yet
> updated.  At the CLI run "locatedb" (without the quotes) to update it

I think that should be " sudo updatedb"  - I have no "locatedb" command

> or just wait for a cron job to do the deed.  Tomorrow should be long
> enough if you don't shut your box down for the night.

Yes, updatedb is run in cron daily, which usually runs in the early hours
of the morning, by default.


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