[DOCS] find -exec

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[DOCS] find -exec

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filebot -find is a powerful replacement for find and find -exec that works on all platforms.


e.g. find short video files:

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filebot -find --filter "f.video && minutes < 15"

e.g. find short videos and then scp them to a remote server with new shell-friendly file names:

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filebot -find --filter "f.video && minutes < 15" -exec scp {f} "[email protected]:/volume1/videos/{fn.ascii().clean().space('_')}.{ext}"
{f} ... file path
{fn} ... file name without extension
.ascii() ... transliterate to ASCII
.clean() ... remove brackets
.space('_') ... replace whitespace with underscore
{ext} ... file extension


:idea: filebot -find and filebot -mediainfo -r . --format {f} are functionally equivalent.
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