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MAKEWHATIS.LOCAL(8)	FreeBSD	System Manager's Manual	   MAKEWHATIS.LOCAL(8)

NAME
     makewhatis.local, catman.local -- start makewhatis	or catman for local
     file systems

SYNOPSIS
     /usr/libexec/makewhatis.local [options] directories ...
     /usr/libexec/catman.local [options] directories ...

DESCRIPTION
     makewhatis.local start makewhatis(1) only for file	systems	physically
     mounted on	the system where the makewhatis.local is being executed. Run-
     ning makewhatis by	periodic weekly	for rw nfs-mounted /usr	may kill your
     NFS server	-- all NFS clients start makewhatis at the same	time!  So use
     this wrapper for cron(8) instead of calling makewhatis directly.
     catman.local is using for same purposes as	makewhatis.local but for
     catman(1).

FILES
     /etc/periodic/weekly/320.whatis	  run makewhatis.local every week
     /etc/periodic/weekly/330.catman	  run catman.local every week

SEE ALSO
     catman(1),	find(1), makewhatis(1),	cron(8), periodic(8)

HISTORY
     The makewhatis.local command appeared in FreeBSD 2.2.

FreeBSD	11.1			April 26, 1996			  FreeBSD 11.1

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