• Detailed explanation of where is command


    Linux / Unix can use the command where is to find the location of binary files (), source code and man Manual of a specific program and command. It seems that you can still see the location (path) of the software configuration file. Command function:     Find binary location    Locate the location of the configuration […]

  • Every day a Linux command, the whereis command


    The whereis command can only be used to search program names, and only binary files (parameter – b), man description file (parameter – M), and source code file (parameter – s) are searched. If the parameter is omitted, all information is returned. Compared with find, the speed of finding is very fast. This is because […]

  • Linux find specific program where is instance


    Linux finds a specific program, whereis The whereis command is mainly used to find program files, and provides the location of binary executable files, source code files and user manuals. 1. Find command program For example, find the touch command [[email protected] /]# whereis touch touch: /usr/bin/touch /usr/share/man/man1/touch.1.gz The implementation effect is as follows:   If […]

  • Use which and where is commands to find and locate files in Linux


    whichFind files in environment variables -A) find everything, not the first file-N < file name length > specifies the file name length. The specified length must be greater than or equal to the longest file name in all files.-P < file name length > is the same as the – n parameter, but here < […]

  • The difference between which, where is, locate and find in Linux


    We often want to find a file or command in Linux, but we don’t know where it is. We can use some of the following commands to search. Where to view the executableWhere is where to view filesLocate with database to view file locationFind ﹣ find ﹣ search hard disk actually query file name 1、which […]