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Old 02-13-2006, 10:19 PM   #1
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pipe find output to scp


The XP box crashed and I am trying to send my mp3's over the network using scp. I have a dmraid array mounted using a gentoo livecd built to mount dmraid.

the command

find . -name "B*.mp3" -not -name "Blink*.mp3"

prints a list of all the "B" files except for "Blink"

How do I pipe that output list of just the files I want to the scp command so I can copy some and exclude others?

Thanks GH
Old 02-14-2006, 03:07 AM   #2
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scp $(find . -name "B*.mp3" -not -name "Blink*.mp3") user@host:
works for me...

Not worth saving the Blink 182 huh?
Old 02-14-2006, 11:46 AM   #3
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Thanks I did not know how to format the syntax

Out of 5 gigs of mp3's I'm trying to recover from this crash I'm having trouble with Blink 182 Down.mp3 that does have me pondering the deeper darker reasons, and yes I think I'll leave them behind

Thanks again for you help with the formating



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