Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 5421
slocate -u (updatedb) hangs
Last modified: 2014-03-16 22:10:03 EDT
/var/lib/slocate/slocate.tmp is created
but not renamed to slocate.db if older slocate.db
already exists and slocate hangs.
Why/where is slocate hanging?
You should try the slocate from Raw Hide; it has at least
one known fix in it that could solve a hang...
Raw Hide is the rolling snapshot of our devel tree -