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Re: Speed up find

From: James Youngman
Subject: Re: Speed up find
Date: Fri, 5 Aug 2011 22:46:02 +0100

On Fri, Aug 5, 2011 at 10:44 PM, Peng Yu <address@hidden> wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm wondering if there is a way to speed up find by create some kind
> of indexing. When the directory structure is large, find becomes slow.

That is what locate(1) does.   Both are part of findutils.

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