Provided by: dlocate_1.02_all bug

NAME

       update-dlocatedb - Generate text database of installed files for dlocate

SYNOPSIS

       update-dlocatedb

DESCRIPTION

       update-dlocatedb  generates  a  plain text package contents listing dlocate from the files
       /var/lib/dpkg/info/*.list This program is usually called from cron.daily.

FILES

       /etc/default/dlocate
              Configuration  file  with  default  options.   Currently  the  only  option  is  to
              enable/disable gzip compression of the dlocatedb.txt file

       /var/lib/dpkg/info
              directory containing dpkg file lists

       /var/lib/dlocate/dlocatedb.txt
              plain text listing of all files belonging to all packages (optionally compressed)

SEE ALSO

       dlocate(1)

AUTHOR

       This  version  of  update-dlocatedb  was written by Fredrik Hallenberg, Craig Sanders, and
       Pawel  Chmielowski.   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).