The Guide shows you How to Getting-Started Locating/Finding/Searching for Files, Directories, Images and Paths on a Unix OpenBSD System.
Finally, the post’s Content is Expressly Reduced to Give Focus to the Essentials Instructions and Commands.
Open a Terminal Window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
Install the Needed Command Line Utility.
If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then see: How to Enable sudo
pkg_add -v -i pkglocatedb
OpenBSD How to Easy Find Repo URL for Installing New Packages:OpenBSD Find Packages Repository
Updating the locate Database
To Facilitate the Repetition and Memorization of this same Command:
ln -s /usr/libexec/locate.updatedb /usr/local/bin/updatedb
How to Automatically Update the locate Database.Setup Cronjob for updatedb
Getting-Started Searching with the locate Command Line Tool.Linux How to Use the locate Command