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Christmas How-To Using the Command Line

Here’s another helpful command line Linux how-to for you folks out there in Linuxland:

Christmas How-To

  • you_linux~:$ su

Password: ***************

  • you_linux~:# locate Christmas

locate: warning: database /var/lib/slocate/slocate.db’ is more than 8 days old

  • you_linux~:# locate update

/var/log/setup/setup.08.gtk-update-icon-cache
/var/log/setup/setup.07.update-desktop-database
/var/log/setup/setup.07.update-mime-database
/sbin/update-usbids.sh
/usr/lib64/qt/bin/lupdate
/usr/lib64/perl5/5.10.0/CPANPLUS/Selfupdate.pm
/usr/lib64/yp/pwupdate
/usr/share/autoconf/autoconf/autoupdate.m4
/usr/share/xml/docbook/xsl-stylesheets-1.75.1/tools/bin/docbook-xsl-update
/usr/share/gtk-doc/html/gtk/gtk-update-icon-cache.html
/usr/share/vim/vim72/ftplugin/updatedb.vim
/usr/share/vim/vim72/syntax/updatedb.vim
/usr/share/ri/1.8/system/RI/HtmlFormatter/update_attributes-i.yaml

  • you_linux~:# locate Christmas

/home/you/heart/Christmas

/home/you/heart/family/Christmas

/home/you/heart/friends/Christmas

  • you_linux~:# make Christmas && make happy && make peace

Christmas successfully created from /home/you/heart/Christmas/source

  • CTRL+D
  • you_linux~:$ ./ Christmas

Have a wonderful Holiday Season, folks!

Later…

~Eric

Image credits: Santa and sleigh courtesy of freeclipartnow.com