Re: cron.daily and updatedb
On Thu, 19 Dec 2002, Dominique Deleris wrote:
> I have the following problem:
> I would like to have the locate db updated only once a week, and
> not daily as per default settings. I have therefore done the
> - dpkg-diverted /etc/cron.daily/find to /etc/cron.weekly/find
> - moved /etc/cron.daily/find to /etc/cron.weekly
> However, my box keeps running updatedb each and every day, and I
> could not figure out why.
> Any ideas around here?
> I am running sid, with the following packages concerned there:
> anacron 2.3-7
> cron 3.0pl1-72
> findutils 4.1.7-2
> Maybe anacron is the cause?
Do you have an entry for updatedb in /etc/init.d?
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