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NAME

       update-dlocatedb - Generate database of installed files for dlocate

SYNOPSIS

       update-dlocatedb

DESCRIPTION

       update-dlocatedb generates a GNU locate style database for dlocate from
       the files /var/lib/dpkg/info/*list This program is usually called  from
       cron.daily.

FILES

       /var/lib/dpkg/info
              dpkg file list

       /var/lib/dlocate/dlocatedb
              generated database

SEE ALSO

       dlocate(1)

AUTHOR

       This version of update-dlocatedb was written by Fredrik Hallenberg, the
       manual   page   was   written   by   Andreas   Metzler   <ametzler   at
       downhill.at.eu.org> for the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by
       others).

                                  March 2002               UPDATE-DLOCATEDB(8)