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Removing images by size

Terminal - Removing images by size
for arq in *.png; do size=$(identify $arq | cut -f3 -d" "); [ $size == "280x190" ] || rm $arq ; done
2011-04-22 20:00:05
Functions: cut rm
Removing images by size

Removes all png files whose geometry is not 280x190 pixels


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Terminal - Alternatives

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Unquoted PE, especially when using rm is a very bad practice.


rm "$arq"

Generally, using ''cut'' is useless here, since identify support -format

rm_by_size ()


for p in *.png;


s=$(identify -format '%wx%h' "$i");

[[ $s = "$1" ]] || rm "$i";



Comment by RanyAlbeg 365 weeks and 5 days ago

in this case maybe awk can be better than cut

awk {'print $3'}

Comment by rkirmizi 365 weeks and 4 days ago


Read my comment - identify has a -format option, therefore the is not need to use another program to take the relevant fields.

Comment by RanyAlbeg 365 weeks and 4 days ago

Your point of view

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