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jorasmi 02-01-2005 10:59 PM

help searching files
 
how come it takes time searchinf files?

jrtayloriv 02-01-2005 11:30 PM

are you using find or locate? locate is very quick compared to find
because it uses an index.

jrtayloriv

jorasmi 02-02-2005 04:53 AM

i'm using the "Find Files" built in KDE

freeka 02-02-2005 05:06 AM

then use locate... if u are using it first time u should type updatedb before using locate to get ur db up-to-date


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