How can I grep a file?

Simple, but not for me.

How can I find out where a certain file is:  i.e. index.html on my server?

I am using ssh and someone else has already loaded the site to the server, but does not know which folder the website lies.

Is there an easy way to do this?

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veedarConnect With a Mentor Commented:
as root run

then run
  locate index.html


find / -xdev -print | grep index.html

-xdev only looks in the root filesystem but I expect index.html is  under root
actually, for RedHat the default location for index.html would be in /var/www/html/ so you may not want to use -xdev....
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