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OpenSolaris 2009.06 - man page for updatedb (opensolaris section 1)

UPDATEDB(1)			     General Commands Manual			      UPDATEDB(1)

NAME
       updatedb - update the slocate database

SYNOPSIS
       updatedb  [-u]  [-U path] [-e path1,path2,...] [-f fstype1,...] [-l [01] ] [-q] [-v,--ver-
       bose] [-V, --version] [-h, --help] pattern...

DESCRIPTION
       This manual page documents slocate, a security-enhanced version of  locate.   updatedb  is
       simply a link to slocate that implies the -u option.

OPTIONS
       -u     Create slocate database starting at the root directory.  This is the default behav-
	      ior when called as updatedb.

       -U path
	      Create slocate database starting at path path.

       -e dirs
	      Exclude directories in the comma-separated list dirs from the slocate database.

       -f fstypes
	      Exclude file systems in the comma-separated list dirs from the slocate database.

       -l <num>
	      Security level.  -l 0 turns security checks off, which will make	searches  faster.
	      -l 1 turns security checks on. This is the default.

       -q     Quiet mode; error messages are suppressed.

       -v     Verbose mode; display files indexed when creating database

       --help Print a summary of the options to slocate and exit.

       --version
	      Print the version number of slocate and exit.

CONFIGURATION FILE
       Secure  Locate's  updatedb  will automatically parse GNU Locate's /etc/updatedb.conf.  But
       please be aware that Secure Locate currently does NOT support all options provided by  GNU
       Locate's configuration file.

       Options currently supported by Secure Locate are PRUNEFS and PRUNEPATHS

SEE ALSO
       slocate(1)

										      UPDATEDB(1)


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