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Old 07-06-2003, 05:22 PM   #1
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Question Locate update


Hi,


I've got a Q

Can someone tell me how I to update the list or whatever LOCATE uses to locate a file or dir on the system a little quicker then waiting for the update overnight?


Its annoying to see the files after deleting them...

Any help is appreciated
 
Old 07-06-2003, 05:27 PM   #2
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WE ARE NOT YOUR MANUAL.

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