updatedb running on every boot

Anthony M. Rasat anthony.rasat at gmail.com
Mon Jan 12 14:54:56 UTC 2009

Ioannis Vranos wrote:
> I want "updatedb" to run at every boot, instead of once a day.
> How may I do that?

Put it before "exit 0" line in /etc/rc.local:


However this would be running as root. You may wish to find out what disadvantage of doing so.



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