[arch-general] findutils and locate

Allan McRae allan at archlinux.org
Sun Apr 15 07:09:11 EDT 2012

On 15/04/12 21:00, Martti Kühne wrote:
> On Sun, Apr 15, 2012 at 06:33:58PM +1000, Allan McRae wrote:
>> On 15/04/12 18:15, P .NIKOLIC wrote:
>>> How can i return full function to the findutils and locate  , It was
>>> the best utility for the job and now has been eroded by the supposed
>>> replacements that are a complete failure .
>>> I want my old locate command back and working as it always used to
>>> never failed to find what i wanted  
> the fuck, mlocate works fine here, it installs in /usr/bin/locate and
> /usr/bin/updatedb, which both run fine.
> same with findutils.
> actually you're not even posting error output or factual support like from
> -Ql, repo changes or anything else helpful. shame on you.
>> The only way is to switch distros.  Arch is obviously not for you.
> Seriously quit the ...trolling, both of you. The way you are failing at
> complicating things here hurts my intellect. This list isn't 4chan.

It was not trolling but serious advise.  If you can not do basic
research, Arch is not the distribution for you.


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