* Darren J Moffat <darrenm at opensolaris.org> [2008-02-12 11:12]:
> Visakh M R wrote:
> > hi,
> > 
> > I found this bug interesting and i wish to work on it:
> > Bugid: 6506683
> > Synopsis     Add a simple command to search for installed files in solaris 
> > systems
> > Category:Subcategory    utility:shell
> > 
> > SCA no: OS0192
> > 
> > is there any procedure for approving a new command?
> 
> Yes see the ARC community.
> 
> However I'm not even sure if this bug needs to be fixed since the 
> pkgchk(1) command can already do what I think this bug is asking for.
> 
> $ pkgchk -v -P bin/vim
> /opt/csw/bin/vimtutor
> /usr/bin/vim
> /usr/bin/vimdiff
> /usr/bin/vimtutor

  And, if you were thinking of a more general facility for locating
  files, whether or not they were delivered by packaging, I would
  suggesting integrating GNU findutils into SFW.  (findutils provides
  locate(1).)

  - Stephen

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