How-to Getting-Started Searching/Looking for Files/Directories/Pictures/Paths on Linux OpenSuse

November 16th, 2012 by Regaz



The Article Shows You How-to Getting-Started to Find/Search/Looking for Files, Directories, Pictures, Icons and Paths on Linux OpenSuse.

To Make the Entire Process Easier to Visualize and Retain the Posts Includes the Basic Screenshots of the Essentials Steps Involved.

The Content and Details of Guides are Expressly Reduced to Give Focus Only to the Essentials Instructions and Commands and Make the Tut Easier to Understand ;)

Linux OpenSuse Intro
  1. Open a Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
  2. Install the Command Line locate Tool
    sudo zypper install findutils-locate
  3. Updtate the locate Database

    Before to Start the Searching Tash you will Need to Update the locate Database.

    sudo updatedb
  4. Getting-Started Searching with locate Command

    How-to Use the locate Command
  5. How-to Automatically Update the locate Database

    Setup Cronjob for updatedb

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