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Re: [Mac] brew cask install filebot

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No. Not if you follow the instructions above:

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brew cask install filebot --force --appdir=~/Applications
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Re: [Mac] brew cask install filebot

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Hi, I have the Mac App Store Filebot and would like to install the command line tool, but I don't really want to install brew (I already have MacPorts). Is there any alternative? Is it possible to download the standalone filebot.jar file to run command line applications? Thanks.
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Re: [Mac] brew cask install filebot

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You can make it work manually by reading and understanding the brew cask formula, and then just download / extract / symlink things yourself as necessary:
https://github.com/caskroom/homebrew-ca ... filebot.rb
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Re: [Mac] brew cask install filebot

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Hi,

I installed successfully and ran the test and curious about something I see in the results:

- It says `UPDATE AVAILABLE: FileBot 4.8 (r5280)` but I did get the latest AFAIK. Is there another way to update?

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~/Downloads$ filebot -script fn:sysinfo
FileBot 4.7.9 (r4984)
JNA Native: 5.1.0
MediaInfo: 0.7.93
7-Zip-JBinding: 9.20
Chromaprint: 1.4.2
Extended Attributes: OK
Unicode Filesystem: OK
Script Bundle: 2018-03-16 (r516)
Groovy: 2.4.10
JRE: Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment 1.8.0_172
JVM: 64-bit Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM
CPU/MEM: 4 Core / 1 GB Max Memory / 15 MB Used Memory
OS: Mac OS X (x86_64)
Package: APP
uname: Darwin macbook-air.local 17.4.0 Darwin Kernel Version 17.4.0: Sun Dec 17 09:19:54 PST 2017; root:xnu-4570.41.2~1/RELEASE_X86_64 x86_64

-------------------- UPDATE AVAILABLE: FileBot 4.8 (r5280) ---------------------

Done ヾ(@⌒ー⌒@)ノ
(NOTE: I had to uninstall java 9 and install java 8 to fix some WARNING's that showed up originally)
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Re: [Mac] brew cask install filebot

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There is indeed no update for the CLI, but unfortunately the update notification code doesn't have support for different platforms having different latest revisions.
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Re: Discord / Slack / IRC Channel

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Is the Discord channel more active than the forums at this point? I don't have it yet, but I'll install it if the community has moved there.
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Re: Discord / Slack / IRC Channel

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The forums are the best way to ask for help. Also, because Google will be able to find results from the forums. Discord is just for fun if you want to talk to someone in real time.
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Re: [Anime] Convert Absolute to SxE numbers

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I registered specifically to thank you for this. Thank you!
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Re: [GUIDE] How to install FileBot on Debian Linux

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[email protected]:~/Downloads# sudo dpkg -i filebot.deb
dpkg-deb: error: `filebot.deb' is not a debian format archive
dpkg: error processing filebot.deb (--install):
subprocess dpkg-deb --control returned error exit status 2
Errors were encountered while processing:
filebot.deb

Any ideas why?
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Re: [GUIDE] How to install FileBot on Debian Linux

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This thread is outdated. The links above have not existed for a long time, so you have probably downloaded an HTML error page. You can use cat *.deb to check.

You can download the most recent deb package from the SF.net download section.
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macOS cli license

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I installed from the Apple App Store and the GUI works fine.

I'm trying to get the cli working, but am having trouble getting it registered. I run

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filebot --license *.psm
and what appears to be the same GUI interface pops up and proclaims, as does the command line,

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License Error: UNREGISTERED
I've searched for this `psm` file, but haven't located it. Please help!
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Re: [Mac] brew cask install filebot

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TL;DR If you want to use the CLI, then you will need to ask Apple to refund your purchase ASAP, and purchase an FileBot cross-platform license instead.


1.
The Mac App Store does not support / allow command-line tools:
viewtopic.php?f=12&t=5983

:!: The MAS version does not have a CLI.


2.
You seem to have installed [BETA] FileBot 4.8.2 (with support for all platforms with cross-platform license system) which is completely different and licensed separately from the Mac App Store version.

:!: This version requires a license file and is completely separate from the Mac App Store. You will not be able to use your MAS purchase to unlock the non-MAS version of FileBot.
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Re: [Mac] brew cask install filebot

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Thank you for your response. I'll do as you suggest.
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Re: [Mac] brew cask install filebot

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The return went fine, but how do I purchase the CLI/cross-platform license? I installed it via homebrew per this thread.
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Re: [Mac] brew cask install filebot

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I found the link in another thread:
https://www.filebot.net/purchase.html#spk.

It works, now!
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Re: Installing FileBot on QNAP NAS

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Hi,
I installed Filebot but it doesn't open. What needs to be done ?
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Re: Installing FileBot on QNAP NAS

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:?: What do you expect to happen when you click Open?

:idea: The FileBot package will install the filebot command-line tool. You have to login via SSH to run commands.

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Re: FileBot on the Mac App Store

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I bought filebot on mac appstore, 29EUR.... to discover now that some features are missing like subtitle management, and that I need to buy new licence ; I just try to find on your download page another way to donwload app except Mac or Windows store ; sounds impossible or at least non obvious
I feel...defrauded clearly

will for sure inform others on both stores
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Re: FileBot on the Mac App Store

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1.
You can ask Apple / Microsoft for a refund if you're not happy with the product. Not much I can do if Apple decided not not allow subtitle tools some 2 years ago. The Windows Store version is fully featured.

2.
FileBot 4.8.2 (early access, in beta, not officially released yet) requires a license for the rename feature only. If you use it just for OpenSubtitles, then that'll work even without purchasing a license. The FileBot Subtitles for Mac is still available, but deprecated.
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Re: FileBot on the Mac App Store

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Hi, thanks for the answer - product is ok anyway ; regarding subtitles I found FlixTools... magic
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Re: FileBot on the Mac App Store

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For subtitles, I do recommend purchasing FlixTools, as it's made by the creators of OpenSubtitles, and thus supports the site as well as the app.
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Re: [DEB] Debian package

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I'm getting the following when updating my sources on Ubuntu 18.04. Anyone else? Is there something I need to do to fix it?

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W: Skipping acquire of configured file 'main/binary-i386/Packages' as repository 'https://get.filebot.net/deb stable InRelease' does not seem to provide it (sources.list entry misspelt?)
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Re: [DEB] Debian package

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Sorry, 32-bit Linux (i386) is not supported. You'll need to install 64-bit Linux (amd64 / x86_64) since the Debian package is only available for this architecture. Why are you still using 32-bit Linux? Is there any particular reason?

:idea: The Portable TAR package can work on armv7l / aarch64 / i386 / amd64 so you might want to consider that if you're stuck on 32-bit Linux for some reason.
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Re: [FAQ] How do I activate my license?

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I purchased the regular mac app, not through store. I have tried double clicking, opening with app, even uninstalling and reinstalling the app but the app will not register. I am guess thats why its not recognizing recent popular movies that just need to be cleaned up a little bit...because the old version I used to use handled the simple plex scheme fine.
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Re: [FAQ] How do I activate my license?

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satori83 wrote: 16 Aug 2018, 10:02 I purchased the regular mac app, not through store. I have tried double clicking, opening with app, even uninstalling and reinstalling the app but the app will not register. I am guess thats why its not recognizing recent popular movies that just need to be cleaned up a little bit...because the old version I used to use handled the simple plex scheme fine.
What does "not register" mean? FileBot is crashing on startup? License activation not working? Some other error when you try to process files?

Please share screenshots so I can see what you see:
https://snag.gy/
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