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Old 29th February 2012, 01:11 AM
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can not open a temporary file for `/var/lib/mlocate/mlocate.db'

Hi this is what I got when doing updatedb: "updatedb: can not open a temporary file for `/var/lib/mlocate/mlocate.db'" Any idea what is wrong? Thanks,

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Old 29th February 2012, 01:20 AM
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Re: can not open a temporary file for `/var/lib/mlocate/mlocate.db'

You need to be root when using the updatedb command.
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