[csw-buildfarm] Findutils database freshness

Dagobert Michelsen dam at opencsw.org
Thu Sep 16 12:29:02 CEST 2010

Hi Maciej,

Am 16.09.2010 um 11:58 schrieb Maciej (Matchek) Blizinski:
> Findutils database is out of data at least on some boxes:
> maciej at current10s [current10s]:~ > glocate dir.h
> glocate: warning: database `/var/opt/csw/locatedb' is more than 8 days
> old (actual age is 133.2 days)
> I remember that gupdatedb used to be run from cron, but it caused a
> problem with the complete FS scan taking more than 24h and a bunch of
> gupdatedb processes stacking up.  What's the current status, does
> anyone know?

I know :) I deactivated gupdatedb because it took too long to update.
I could exclude /export as it is mounted on the sparc zones from login
anyway. Do you need it?

Best regards

   -- Dago

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