Originally Posted by seraphim172
Both 'whereis' and 'which' can help finding files. But it is certainly better to get used to 'find' and learn the available options - without properly understanding how it works it is difficult to find a file, even if it's on the system.
Wow dude, that is one totally awesome little program, and, if I'm being honest, I had never heard of it, I had only ever used 'whereis' beforehand. Many thanks, old bean.